Free Republic 4th Qtr 2020 Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $27,830
31%  
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  • Kevin McCarthy fundraising tops $103M in race to take back the House

    10/15/2020 9:05:45 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 11 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 15 2020 | Marisa Schultz
    House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy brought in a record-breaking fundraising windfall in the lead-up to the November election as Republicans try to take back control of the House from Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Democrats. McCarthy raised more than $16 million in the third quarter across all seven of his fundraising accounts. That puts his total for the 2020 election at $103 million -- the most ever for a House Republican in any election cycle, a McCarthy campaign aide told Fox News. The fundraising haul has allowed McCarthy to pump funds into individual House races where Republicans are trying to defeat...
  • Biden cashes in on debate as his campaign touts fundraising record

    09/29/2020 11:08:35 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 17 replies
    Fox News ^ | September 29 2020 | Paul Steinhauser, Brooke Singman
    CLEVELAND - Joe Biden’s campaign touted that it raised a record $3.8 million in fundraising during the 10 p.m. ET hour on Tuesday night as the former vice president and President Trump traded fire during an extremely combustible first of three presidential debates. And the Biden campaign characterized Trump and “tired and angry” while Biden appeared “confidently smiling.” “There was one leader on stage tonight and one liar,” charged Biden deputy campaign manager Kate Bedingfield.
  • GOP Breaks Record by Raising $67.6 Million in August

    09/21/2020 6:29:08 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 8 replies
    Breitbart ^ | September 20 2020 | AWR HAWKINS
    The Republican Party shattered its previous fundraising record by hauling in $67.6 million in August 2020. The Washington Examiner reported that the $67.6 million represents “nearly four times what the party did in the previous four Augusts combined.” Moreover, it puts the Republican National Committee’s (RNC) total for the current campaign cycle at $1.3 billion.
  • SF Salon pushed out by Pelosi forced to relocate

    09/02/2020 4:54:17 PM PDT · by dontreadthis · 50 replies
    GoFundMe ^ | 09/02/20 | Amy Tarkanian
    Erica Kious, a single mother of two and owner of eSalon, where House Speaker Nancy Pelosi got her hair done on Monday is now being forced to shut down and relocate her business and family due to outrage and threats she is receiving. A maskless House Speaker Nancy Pelosi visited eSalon on Monday afternoon for a wash and blow-out, despite local ordinances keeping salons closed amid the coronavirus pandemic. San Francisco's coronavirus guidelines allowed hair salons to reopen their businesses for outdoor services starting Tuesday, with clients seen one at a time. Haircuts are permitted, according to the guidance, but...
  • Kyle Rittenhouse defense fund brings in more than $320k on Christian site after GoFundMe ban

    09/01/2020 4:02:35 PM PDT · by kevcol · 72 replies
    Washington Times ^ | September 1, 2020 | Andrew Blake
    A fundraiser for Mr. Rittenhouse hosted on the Christian crowdfunding site GiveSendGo had received more than 7,500 donations totaling over $320,000 of its $200,000 goal as of Tuesday afternoon.... Online fundraisers were made for the teen’s legal defense shortly after he was identified as the suspect, but they quickly vanished from fundraising platforms including GoFundMe. GoFundMe said campaigns for Mr. Rittenhouse violated its terms of service but did not explain further. A campaign on rival service Fundly disappeared without explanation as well.
  • Biden reportedly hauls in record-shattering $300M in August

    09/01/2020 1:12:40 PM PDT · by familyop · 84 replies
    Fox News ^ | September 1, 2020 | Paul Steinhauser
    The former vice president’s campaign is expected to announce this week a record-breaking August haul of more than $300 million, according to a report from the New York Times...President Trump’s reelection campaign, the Republican National Committee (RNC) and their joint fundraising committees combined brought in $165 million in contributions in August.
  • Ilhan Omar could be voted OUT after just one term as main primary challenger rakes in millions in fundraising

    07/22/2020 3:44:19 AM PDT · by Libloather · 16 replies
    The Sun ^ | 7/21/20 | Janine Phakdeetham
    Ilhan Omar's primary opponent has raised a whopping seven times more money than the controversial Congresswoman - also raising the possibility Omar could be voted out of office after just one term. Antonne Melton-Meaux brought in $3.2 million while Omar received $471,600 in the second quarter of 2020, according to filings with the Federal Election Commission. Melton-Meaux, who seeks to unseat Omar in Minnesota’s fifth congressional district, is a lawyer and mediator. It is nearly impossible for Minneapolis to miss Melton-Meaux's flyers and campaign ads that have blanketed television. When asked what inspired him to run for office, Melton-Meaux told...
  • What You’re Not Being Told About Joe Biden’s Fundraising

    07/11/2020 3:19:40 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 4 replies
    Breitbart ^ | July 10 2020 | KIMBERLY GUILFOYLE
    Media reports on the June fundraising totals would have you believe that Joe Biden “tops” or “beats” President Trump. However, whoever is running Joe Biden’s campaign better keep the corks in the champagne bottles, because the truth is June was a terrible month for Joe Biden and the Democrat Party. Joe Biden was an anemic fundraiser throughout his primary battle. A report from Politico in October of 2019 said Biden was getting “crushed” in fundraising. It argued, “Obama and Clinton’s biggest donors favor Biden, yet he still can’t match his rivals’ cash flow.” According to the report, Biden had more...
  • Biden and DNC outraise Trump and RNC during blockbuster fundraising month

    07/01/2020 11:03:49 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 23 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 01 2020 | Paul Steinhauser, Nick Givas
    President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden both set eye-popping fundraising records last month – but Biden’s records were larger. The former vice president’s campaign announced on Wednesday night that they, the Democratic National Committee (DNC), and their joint fundraising committees hauled in a combined $141 million in June, which was by far the campaign’s best monthly figure to date. Biden’s campaign called it a “jaw-dropping sum of money”
  • Freshman Dem 'squad' members join forces in new campaign fundraising effort

    07/01/2020 11:04:23 AM PDT · by antidemoncrat · 8 replies
    Fox News ^ | 7/1/2020 | Marisa Schultz
    Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y.; Ilhan Omar, D-Minn.; Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., and Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., announced their new "Squad Victory Fund" Wednesday on social media and urged their supporters to give money to keep their fight for bold, progressive change alive.
  • Trump's birthday marks RNC, Trump campaign's single best online fundraising day ever

    06/15/2020 4:30:36 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 20 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 15 2020 | Gregg Re
    EXCLUSIVE: The Republican National Committee and the Trump campaign posted their largest online fundraising day ever on Sunday, bringing in $14 million across three entities on the president's birthday — smashing their previous online fundraising record of $10 million on Oct. 19, 2016. The surge in cash comes as Republicans' war chest continues to dwarf Democrats' holdings, as it has for the entire primary cycle. Trump and the RNC – which have been building a fundraising juggernaut for more than three years – have roughly $255 million cash on hand, compared with the approximately $100 million the Joe Biden campaign...
  • Ongoing protests aren’t about race, Routt County sheriff says in Facebook post [ Colorado ]

    06/14/2020 7:55:16 AM PDT · by george76 · 15 replies
    Swift ^ | June 10, 2020 | Bryce Martin
    STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Routt County Sheriff Garrett Wiggins suggested the ongoing protests around the country aren’t about race. Wiggins instead indicated that people are “trying to create chaos in our nation during a campaign year.” ... This nonsense our country is experiencing has nothing to do with race,” Wiggins ... “It is totally political, fueled by extreme ideology and haters of America.” Wiggins .. bases his opinions on thorough research and data, and “the data does not support this protest movement where cops are targeting blacks and blacks are overwhelmingly killed by police more than whites. ... The leaders of...
  • Arise Sir Tom! Colonel Tom Moore is to be KNIGHTED after raising astonishing £39million for the NHS by walking 100 laps of his garden during coronavirus lockdown

    05/19/2020 7:33:51 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 7 replies
    Larisa Brown ^ | 20th May 2020 | Daily Mail
    He has lifted the spirits of the nation with his £39million fundraising effort to celebrate turning 100. Now Colonel Tom Moore – who has already been promoted from captain – is to be recognised further with a knighthood, it was revealed last night. The Second World War veteran received a special nomination from the Prime Minister, which is to become the first of dozens of coronavirus crisis gongs. Boris Johnson described him as a national treasure and said he had provided a 'beacon of light' through the Covid-19 crisis. Sir Tom has raised a remarkable £32.8million for NHS charities by...
  • GUILFOYLE: Record-Setting Fundraising Proves Americans Want More Trump

    05/17/2020 8:50:05 AM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 23 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | May 15, 2020 | Kimberly Guilfoyle
    ...For the month of April, the Trump campaign and the RNC raised a record $61.7 million — totaling $288 million more than the Obama re-election campaign had raised at the same point in 2012...Biden’s campaign raised less than $47 million in March — more than $20 million less than Hillary Clinton raised in her first month as the Democrats’ presumptive nominee in 2016.
  • Elizabeth Banks to Lead Star-Studded Fundraiser ‘Operation to Save Abortion’

    04/25/2020 7:30:46 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 40 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 4/24/2020 | Dr. Susan Berry
    Actress Elizabeth Banks and The Daily Show co-creator Lizz Winstead are leading a star-studded day-long fundraiser to save abortion as millions of Americans have lost their jobs and healthcare workers are treating thousands of vulnerable patients who are now also afflicted with the coronavirus that originated in China. Banks and Winstead, founder of Abortion Access Front (AAF),are teaming up with W. Kamau Bell, Nikki Glaser, Jenny Slate, Sandra Bernhard, and Margaret Cho in the April 30 event dubbed “Operation Save Abortion” that will support independent abortion providers, says The Hollywood Reporter (THR). According to the report, the celebrities claim pro-life...
  • Pelosi Issues Plea For Urgent Donations

    04/21/2020 11:33:25 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 78 replies
    John Cardillo twitter ^ | Apr 19, 2020 | John Cardillo
    After showing up on late-night TV in front of her $24K refrigerators, showing off her $13 ice cream a visibly disheveled, filthy-rich Pelosi is back in front of the cameras, this time begging for money.
  • Biden hauls in nearly $50M last month, his best monthly fundraising to date

    04/20/2020 10:54:09 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 20 replies
    Fox News ^ | April 20 2020 | Paul Steinhauser, Allie Raffa
    Former Vice President Joe Biden announced on Monday night that he brought in $46.7 million dollars in March, the most the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee’s raised in a single month since launching his campaign nearly one year ago. Biden – who struggled to bring in cash for much of his campaign, has seen his fundraising spike the past couple of months. He raised just $8.9 million in January, but doubled his haul to $18 million in February. Thanks to a series of sweeping primary victories by Biden stating in South Carolina on Feb. 29 and extending into mid-March, all but...
  • Congressional Republicans facing fundraising woes

    04/20/2020 8:33:38 AM PDT · by lasereye · 49 replies
    National Journal ^ | April 20, 2020 | Josh Krashauer
    Congressional Republicans continue to face a significant fundraising disadvantage against their Democratic opponents, according to newly released first-quarter campaign finance reports. These money woes will only increase GOP panic over their prospects in hotly contested Senate and House races. The fundraising disparity is all-encompassing: Of the 10 most-competitive Senate races, Democratic candidates outraised their Republican rivals in eight of them—often by massive margins. Republican senators with built-in fundraising advantages were badly outmatched by lesser-known Democratic challengers. In the bellwether Maine and North Carolina races that will determine which party holds the Senate majority, Democrats raised more than twice the amount...
  • Biden Can’t Fundraise Because He Can’t Lead

    04/03/2020 8:26:02 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 12 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | April 3, 2020 | Kimbery Guilfoyle
    Playing the role of life preserver, the liberal media are desperately trying to buoy Joe Biden’s sinking candidacy — but the presumptive Democrat presidential nominee keeps clinging grimly to the anchor that is dragging him down to the depths of political irrelevance. The New York Times recently published an article arguing that “Joe Biden’s campaign and top donors are racing to reimagine the ways they raise money as worries grow that the coronavirus could choke off contributions from donors big and small.” The article sought to put a positive spin on Biden’s predicament, analyzing how the Democrat front-runner might be...
  • Joe Biden’s campaign seeks new fundraising advisors to prepare for the battle against Trump

    03/30/2020 5:47:36 PM PDT · by Libloather · 25 replies
    CNBC ^ | 3/30/20 | Brian Schwartz
    Joe Biden’s campaign is looking to expand its fundraising operation as it prepares to take on President Donald Trump in the general election. Officials within Biden’s organization have discussed bringing in a new group of regional fundraising advisors, including former aides to Sen. Kamala Harris’ and Pete Buttigieg’s campaigns, who could help them expand their donor network, according to people familiar with the matter. These people declined to be named because the talks were private. Biden had a strong March, raising more than $30 million in online donations, as the coronavirus has pushed his campaign into a fully online platform,...