"One of the indications of the strength of a candidate is what kind of money he can raise...When a candidate only has $12,800 cash on hand, you have to look at the viability of the campaign really." Orrin Hatch Campaign Manager Dave Hansen, as quoted in the Salt Lake Tribune, August 4, 2006.
22.8% of Orrin Hatch's campain contributions have come from INSIDE the state of Utah. (Source: OpenSecrets)
That's about the same amount of time Orrin spends representing us.
85% of Pete Ashdown's contributions come from in state.