GOP Senate hopefuls nearly equal with cash on hand - Article Photos 1/2

FILE- In this June 28, 2010 photo Pete Hoekstra is shown in Grand Rapids, Mich. Hoekstra is a Republican candidate for the nomination to oppose Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow. A campaign finance report released Tuesday, April 19, 2012, shows that Hoekstra raised $695,000 and spent $677,000 in the first quarter of the year, leaving $1.54 million on hand. (AP Photo/Adam Bird)