Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Obama Attracted Nearly Half A Million Donors Obama Attracted Nearly Half A Million Donors

This ad will end in seconds
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation

 

Politics / Politics

Obama Attracted Nearly Half A Million Donors

July 2, 2011

Almost half a million people contributed to President Obama's re-election campaign, manager Jim Messina said in an email to supporters on Saturday.

"More than 475,000 people decided to own a piece of this campaign in just our first quarter -- a promising sign of what's to come if we all stay focused and work together," Messina wrote. He did not disclose the total amount the campaign raised.

That's a good start for a campaign that ultimately attracted contributions from 3.95 million Americans, a number the campaign cited shortly after the 2008 election.

The campaign is expected to raise north of $60 million over the last three months. President Obama and First Lady Michele Obama hit big-dollar fundraisers outside the Beltway this week; Obama was in Philadelphia, while Mrs. Obama appeared at a fundraiser in Burlington, Vermont.

Campaign finance reports must be filed with the Federal Election Commission by July 15.

Job Board
Search Jobs
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Elizabeth City, NC
GEN-APP
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Nashville, TN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Jeffersonville, IN
Outside Membership Sales
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Minneapolis, MN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Meridian, MS
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Redmond, WA
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Spencer, IA
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | New Albany, IN
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Newburgh, NY
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Eugene, OR
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Key West, FL
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Fairbanks, AK
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Warwick, RI
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | Freeport, ME
Outside Sales Representative
National Federation of Independent Businesses | San Luis Obispo, CA
Comments
comments powered by Disqus