Category Archives: Fundraising

Democrats dominate Republicans in third-quarter fundraising and spending in tossup House races

By Bill Theobald in USA TODAY In the 30 House races that experts consider tossups in the midterm election, Democrats outraised their Republican opponents in every one in the third quarter, often by wide margins. In several cases, the Democratic … Continue reading

Posted in Democrats, Elections, Fundraising, Political parties, Republicans

The First 2020 Race Is Underway: Scrambling for New York Donors

By Shane Goldmacher of the New York Times Senator Elizabeth Warren has come calling as recently as April. Kamala Harris, the first-term senator of California, has made repeated visits, starting as early as her third month in office. Former Vice … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Democrats, Fundraising, Joe Biden, Money, New York Times, Politics

What Happened to Jill Stein’s Recount Millions?

By Charles Davis in the Daily Beast Shortly after the 2016 election, Jill Stein raised more than $7 million from shell-shocked liberals eager to pursue a swing-state recount. Nearly two years later, the U.S. Green Party’s last candidate for president … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Fundraising

The NRA broke a fundraising record after Parkland. Will that sway elections?

Skyler Swisher and Aric Chokey of the South Florida Sun Sentinel As students marched for gun control after the Parkland shootings, members of the National Rifle Association reached for their checkbooks. The NRA’s Political Victory Fund recorded its highest monthly … Continue reading

Posted in Elections, Fundraising, Guns and gun control, Politics

Five takeaways from Comey’s October surprise

Hillary Clinton doesn’t believe in good luck, and Friday’s bombshell shows why. By Glenn Thrush Hillary Clinton has never met a sunny day she completely trusted, and Friday proved why. The front-running Democrat has always been weakest when protecting a … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democrats, Elections, Fundraising, Hillary Clinton, White House