From the daily archives: Saturday, August 16, 2008

The July Numbers are In…

On August 16, 2008 By

The July campaign finance numbers are in …

Obama raised $51 million.

McCain only raised about half that- $27 million.

More importantly, Obama picked up 65,000 new donors- surpassing the 2 Million donor mark.

These are regular Americans who understand his message and his positions enough to contribute their hard-earned cash to a political candidate during these crappy economic times. That really says something about Obama- maybe even more than the actual amount of money raised.

McCain, on the other hand, has received ten times the contributions from CEOs than Obama- including $15,000 to McCain’s Victory […]

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