Kennedy, the favorite in the race, had nearly $2 million in his campaign account as of August. Bielat had about $65,000.
The Democrat said he is satisfied with the debate schedule.
“We’re doing three debates in span of eight weeks, nine weeks,” he said. “Part of this is also about getting out, meeting more voters, and getting them to know me. And that is what we’re focused on.”
He expects to continue to be accused of coasting on his family name.
“To the extent that it is still a question, I still need to answer it,” he said. “Actions speak louder than words, and that is part of the reason we have run such an aggressive campaign in trying to get out there and meet as many people as we can.”