Fossella in "shockingly bad shape"
via Open Left;
However, one quarter of the House has under $250,000 in the bank (61 Democrats and 55 Republicans). Here's a look at the 55 Republicans who are short on cash.
Many of the remaining members come from relatively safe districts but more than a few are in shockingly bad shape. Here's some of the names in trouble.
Vito Fossella polled 57% against a weak opponent in a New York City district with a Democratic PVI. That's bad. To make matters worse, Fossella burned through most of his $106,000 stash of June 30 to leave the third quarter with $50,286.