CAMPAIGN BUZZ 2012
Mitt Romney Raised $100 Million in June
Source: ABC News Radio, 7-5-12
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Mitt Romney’s campaign said Thursday that he raised more than $100 million in June, a record for the candidate so far in the 2012 race. President Obama raised $150 million in September 2008, the most ever hauled in a month.
Mike Allen of Politico broke the news on Twitter after the Romney campaign leaked the June figures.
Obama hasn’t yet announced how much money he raised in June. Typically, campaigns are more eager to leak their fundraising totals when they surpass expectations.
The Obama campaign did, however, accuse Romney of releasing the figure in an effort to change the conversation of the campaign….READ MORE