06/12/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Boxer Raises $2.4 Million For Tough Reelection Battle

Sen. Barbara Boxer raised $2.4 million in the first three months of 2010, leaving the Democratic incumbent with a large war chest for her reelection battle later this year.

The three-term senator has $8.7 million in the bank for what is shaping up to be a challenging election year for incumbents and the party that controls the White House and Congress. In November, Boxer will face off against the winner of the Republican primary: either former Congressman Tom Campbell, former Hewlett-Packard chief Carly Fiorina or Orange County Assemblyman Chuck DeVore.

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