Free Republic 2nd Qtr 2020 Fundraising Target: $88,000 Receipts & Pledges to-date: $57,316
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  • 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 · 22 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,...
  • Karl Rove blasts Biden for 'crass' coronavirus fundraising email: 'Does he have no shame?'

    03/13/2020 12:05:37 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 10 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 12 2020 | Charles Creitz
    Former George W. Bush adviser Karl Rove slammed Joe Biden on "Hannity" Thursday for sending out an email warning Americans about coronavirus and soliciting donations for his presidential campaign. Hannity noted that Biden had joined fellow Democrats in criticizing President Trump during the early onset of the virus outbreak after the incumbent ordered strict border security measures, which Biden's primary opponent Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., called "xenophobic." Hannity called Biden "sick" and asked Rove to react.
  • RNC Brings In Record January Haul, Dwarfing Dems' Total

    02/22/2020 10:07:09 AM PST · by lasereye · 24 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | 02/22/20 | Philip Wegmann
    With a fundraising haul that set a January record, Republicans have a lot of money. New figures show the Republican National Committee raised $27.2 million last month, bringing its total this presidential cycle to $268.3 million, easily outdistancing Democrats’ $103.1 million. For comparison on the GOP side, the last time a Republican president was an incumbent at this stage of the campaign, the RNC raised $107 million in 2004. All this 2020 money makes RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel very happy. The RNC has burned through some money but has a reserve of $76 million. What’s more, the party doesn’t have...
  • Warren Reverses Position on Super PACs

    02/20/2020 6:09:21 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 10 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | February 20, 2020 Updated: February 20, 2020 | Zachary Stieber
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), who has repeatedly called on rivals to disavow super PACs supporting them, on Thursday declined to disavow a new super PAC that’s supporting her. Asked on the campaign trail in Nevada whether she’d disavow the support, Warren told reporters that she’s come to the point that she can’t unless other candidates do too. “I couldn’t get a single Democrat to go along with me. Finally, we reached the point a few weeks ago where all of the men who were still in this race and on the debate stage all had either super PACs or they...
  • Liberal Media Sounds the Alarm Over Empty Seats at NH Democrat Fundraiser:

    02/09/2020 6:53:27 PM PST · by Hojczyk · 42 replies
    GP ^ | February 9,2020 | by Cristina Laila
    Liberal ABC News reporter Jonathan Karl told Clinton-ite and Democrat operative George Stephanopoulos on Sunday that the Democrat party does not look energized. The Democrats held a fundraiser in New Hampshire Saturday night and there were empty seats in the arena. This is the same arena in Manchester that President Trump packed to the brim with cheering supporters and many more in the overflow outside! The Democrat party is also fractured because of the infighting between Bernie Sanders supporters who can’t stand Pete Buttigieg. Biden has also been taking shots at Buttigieg and “Socialist” Bernie Sanders.
  • Trump, RNC cash in on impeachment, raising $117M more in funds

    02/09/2020 4:08:06 AM PST · by Libloather · 19 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2/08/20 | Marisa Schultz
    The Democrats’ impeachment saga not only ended Wednesday with a double acquittal but a $100 million windfall for President Trump’s reelection campaign efforts, the Republican National Committee (RNC) revealed Saturday. The RNC, Trump's campaign and their joint fundraising committee have raked in $117 million in online donations since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced the impeachment inquiry on Sept. 24, 2019, thanks to an influx of new small-dollar donors who wanted to stand by the president. "We've seen through our record-breaking fundraising that the Democrat's bogus impeachment galvanized President Trump's supporters across the country to contribute financially to his re-election efforts,”...
  • Bernie Sanders raises a staggering $25 million in January to fuel Super Tuesday push

    02/06/2020 6:16:42 AM PST · by C19fan · 24 replies
    CNBC ^ | February 6, 2020 | Jacob Pramuk
    Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign raked in a whopping $25 million in January alone and will use the haul to bankroll ads and staff across the critical Super Tuesday slate. The Vermont senator raised more in January than in any other month in the 2020 Democratic presidential race, his campaign said in announcing the haul Thursday. It added that it received 1.3 million donations from roughly 650,000 people. The flood of cash came just before the start of 2020 primary nominating contests. Iowa held its first-in-the-nation caucuses Monday, followed by contests this month in New Hampshire, Nevada and South Carolina.
  • GOOD NEWS! They Say Trump Has A Female Support Problem. Well Look at The Democrats

    01/05/2020 5:14:11 AM PST · by vg0va3 · 27 replies
    OpenSecrets.org ^ | 01/05/20 | Vg0va3
    We are told that President Trump has an issue of lack support for woman. I figured that one way to measure that is to look at where the donations are coming from and see how that compares to the Democrat front-runners. I looked at the fundraising demographics for Trump, Sanders, Biden, Warren and Mayor Pete from December 16, 2019 report found at Open Secrets. Trump has received 34.7% from women. But Bernie, Biden and Mayor Pete are not generating much more support. Bernie has received 39.7% from women. Biden 43.1% from women. Mayor Pete received 39.5% from women. Only Warren...
  • Bernie Sanders leads Democratic 2020 field with $34.5 million in fundraising in final quarter; Trump raises $46 million

    01/02/2020 11:03:45 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 33 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | 01/02/2020 | By WILL WEISSERT
    Bernie Sanders announced Thursday that he raised more than $34.5 million in the final three months of last year, an impressive haul underscoring that a recent heart attack hasn’t slowed the Vermont senator’s fundraising prowess with the start of the Democratic presidential primaries looming. Sanders' campaign said that came from more than 1.8 million donations, including from 40,000 new donors on the final day of the year alone. His total exceeds the strong $24.7 million that Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Indiana, announced a day earlier that he'd raised during last year's fourth quarter. “Bernie Sanders is...
  • Top fundraiser for Pete Buttigieg offered a donor the chance to 'get on campaign's radar' in exchange for money

    12/23/2019 11:06:51 AM PST · by powermill · 46 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 6 minutes ago | Eliza Relman
    Mayor Pete Buttigieg is under fire again for his campaign's fundraising strategy. A top fundraiser to Buttigieg's campaign, Washington consultant H.K. Park, told a potential donor in an email that they should give money to the campaign in order to get on its "radar," appearing to sell access to the candidate. "If you want to get on the campaign's radar now before he is flooded with donations after winning Iowa and New Hampshire, you can use the link below for donations," Park wrote to an unnamed donor. The donor, who spoke with Axios and requested anonymity, characterized Park's offer as...
  • UPDATE: Bill Barr Indicts 8 Including Mueller Top Witness for Funneling Millions in Foreign Donations to Adam Schiff, Hillary Clinton and Top Senate Democrats

    12/08/2019 10:09:17 AM PST · by vladimir998 · 106 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | Dec. 8, 2019 | Jim Hoft
    Full title: UPDATE: Bill Barr Indicts 8 Including Mueller Top Witness for Funneling Millions in Foreign Donations to Adam Schiff, Hillary Clinton and Top Senate Democrats
  • Is Boston Marathon Fundraising Out of Control?

    12/05/2019 6:09:58 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 10 replies
    s Boston Marathon Fundraising Out of Control? ^ | December 3, 2019 | Sarah Lorge Butler
    Aaron Stevens will run the Boston Marathon for the sixth time in April, and his fifth as part of the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute team. For each of the past two years, he has raised $16,000 for the cancer center. The effort is personal. Stevens lost a cousin in her 30s to colon cancer, and his father survived grueling treatment for bladder cancer that included a nine-week stay in intensive care. He’s got his two-pronged fundraising strategy down pat—an email list of 500 people get monthly appeals from him, and he can count on at least 100 of those people to...
  • RNC Spox on Impeachment: ‘Every Single Month, We’ve Broken Records on Fundraising’ — ‘Never Seen an Off-Year Election Like This’

    12/03/2019 6:06:58 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 19 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12/03/2019 | Jeff Poor
    Pushing back against impeachment continues to be a call to action for Republicans. During an appearance on Huntsville, AL radio WVNN’s “The Jeff Poor Show” on Monday, Republican National Committee national spokeswoman Elizabeth Harrington explained how fundraising and activism for Republicans are on the upswing in the wake of the House Democrats’ impeachment push against President Donald Trump.