Leading in the polls heading into the Dec. 6 runoff for the U.S. Senate, Republican U.S. Rep. Bill Cassidy, of Baton Rouge, also led in fundraising over his Democratic opponent, incumbent Mary Landrieu, in the latest filing period, according to Federal Election Commission reports.

Cassidy reported taking in $2.2 million from Oct. 16 through Nov. 16. He ended the period with $1.3 million cash on hand.

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