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Thursday, July 17, 2008

Obama Raises Whopping $52 Million in June

Obama had his second-biggest fundraising month in June, raising a whopping $52 million:

Democratic White House hopeful Barack Obama raised a huge 52 million dollars in June, more than double the haul of his Republican rival John McCain in the same month, his campaign said Thursday.


[T]he Obama campaign and the Democratic National Committee ended the month with 72 million dollars in the bank.

McCain's campaign announced last week that the Republican had raised 22 million dollars in June.

McCain and the Republican National Committee had 95 million dollars combined on hand for the general election.