Archive for the ‘money’ Category

Indianapolis – Lines were long and tempers flared Wednesday not to vote but to get paid for canvassing for Barack Obama. Several hundred people are still waiting to get their pay for last-minute campaigning. Police were called to the Obama campaign office on North Meridian Street downtown to control the crowd. The line was long […]


Spread It

23Oct08

Given Barack’s penchant for spreading the money around, why doesn’t he give some to John McCain. Sen. Barack Obama’s fundraising advantage is giving him a tremendous edge over Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. Take the commonwealth of Virginia, and these stats from ABC News’ deputy political director Karen Travers: In that one battleground, Obama has 50 […]


Barack Obama raised wild amounts of money in August, even as the wheels were coming off of his campaign. Senator Barack Obama raised $66 million last month, aides said Sunday, the most prolific fund-raising month of his presidential candidacy but still just a baseline for what the Illinois Democrat has to raise every month to […]


The GOP will have all the money needed to run an effective campaign against Barack Obama. John McCain‘s campaign expects to leave the Republican National Convention with $200 million in the bank and be able to match the Democrats’ spending in the next two months, an aide said. The concern over money was always a […]


Despite attempts to portray himself as the little money guy, Barack will bring in more special interest, high roller money than any candidate ever. …records show that one-third of his record-breaking haul has come from donations of $1,000 or more: a total of $112 million, more than Senator John McCain, Mr. Obama’s Republican rival, or […]