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Romney Campaign Outraises Obama for Third Straight Month

Romney Campaign Outraises Obama for Third Straight Month

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Mitt Romney’s campaign outraised President Obama’s re-election effort in July for the third straight month, according to totals reported by both campaigns Monday.Romney for President, the Victory Fund a…

Obama Camp Beats Romney’s in June Fundraising

Obama Camp Beats Romney’s in June Fundraising

William Thomas Cain/Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama’s re-election campaign, Obama For America, outraised Mitt Romney’s campaign, Romney For President, in the month of June, according to the two groups’ FEC disclosu…

Penn State Has Record Donations During Sandusky Scandal

Penn State Has Record Donations During Sandusky Scandal

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images(STATE COLLEGE, Pa.) — During one of the most difficult and scandal scarred years on record for Penn State University, donations poured into the school from a record number of donors.The Nittany Lions raised more than $208 …

Romney Outraises Obama by $35 Million in June

Romney Outraises Obama by $35 Million in June

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama’s re-election effort raised $71 million dollars in June, substantially less than the monthly haul by GOP rival Mitt Romney, the Obama campaign has announced.“June was our best fund…

Romney Campaign Reports Raising Record-Breaking $106.1M in June

Romney Campaign Reports Raising Record-Breaking $106.1M in June

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The Romney campaign announced on Monday that it raised $106.1 million in June, marking its best fundraising month to date.The money was raised by three entities: Romney for President, Romney Victory and the …

Mitt Romney Raised $100 Million in June

Mitt Romney Raised $100 Million in June

Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images(BOSTON) — Mitt Romney’s campaign said Thursday that he raised more than $100 million in June, a record for the candidate so far in the 2012 race. President Obama raised $150 million in September 2008, the most ever h…

Obama’s Air Force One Call to Donors Reveals Money Worries

Obama’s Air Force One Call to Donors Reveals Money Worries

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza(WASHINGTON) — President Obama has spent more time raising money than any of his predecessors in recent history, crisscrossing the country on Air Force One to 175 re-election fundraisers so far in his first term…

Obama Camp Says It Outraised Romney After Supreme Court Ruling

Obama Camp Says It Outraised Romney After Supreme Court Ruling

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/PeteSouza/White House(WASHINGTON) — President Obama’s campaign claims to have outraised Mitt Romney in online donations since the Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision to uphold the president’s health law was hand…

Romney to Host Campaign Donors, GOP Stars in Utah

Romney to Host Campaign Donors, GOP Stars in Utah

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — While most Americans will be enjoying the first weekend of summer outside and away from work, Mitt Romney will host his richest campaign donors at a retreat in Utah where they’ll have access to high-profile …

Romney’s Utah Fundraisers Could Bring in $1 Million Each

Romney’s Utah Fundraisers Could Bring in $1 Million Each

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — It’s a big money bonanza this weekend with the largest donors from the Romney campaign traveling to Utah for a three day retreat with the presumptive GOP nominee.In the Deer Valley resort area of Park …

Obama Smashing Records for Fundraisers

Obama Smashing Records for Fundraisers

JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama today will continue his record-smashing fundraising schedule with six events in two states, tying the number for most fundraisers attended in a single day of his re-election campaign. Obama wi…

“Vogue” Editor Eyeing Ambassador Job?

“Vogue” Editor Eyeing Ambassador Job?

GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Anna Wintour is stepping up her political game, raising questions whether she will be stepping into a diplomatic role as well.Britain’s Guardian newspaper wrote on Sunday that the Vogue editor, who …

Romney Campaign Raffles Trump Meeting to Campaign Donors

Romney Campaign Raffles Trump Meeting to Campaign Donors

Ethan Miller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — They’re not your every-day lunch companions, but you too could have the chance to break bread with Donald Trump and Mitt Romney — for a small price.The Romney campaign launched a “Dine with the Donald…

Romney Rakes in $3 Million at Connecticut Fundraiser, Supporter Says

Romney Rakes in $3 Million at Connecticut Fundraiser, Supporter Says

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney is in the middle of a fundraising blitz. After a successful Florida swing that brought in about $10 million, his campaign says it expects fundraisers in Connecticut and New York Sunday, Monday, and …

GOP Super PACs Dominate

GOP Super PACs Dominate

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Republicans are still winning at the super PAC game.Since the newest money-group species was released into the campaign ecosystem in 2010, Democrats have been slower to exploit the legal changes they railed against…

Obama Out-Raised Romney in April

Obama Out-Raised Romney in April

JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama more than doubled Mitt Romney’s take for the month of April, according to the latest fundraising data filed Sunday night by both of the candidates’ campaigns.Last month, Obama for America…

Romney’s April Fundraising Haul Nearly Matches Obama’s

Romney’s April Fundraising Haul Nearly Matches Obama’s

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) — Mitt Romney’s around-the-clock fundraising schedule seems to be paying off — literally. Romney, with the help of the Republican National Committee, raised $40.1 million in April — nearly matc…

Romney’s April Fundraising Haul Nearly Matches Obama’s

Romney’s April Fundraising Haul Nearly Matches Obama’s

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(JACKSONVILLE, Fla.) — Mitt Romney’s around-the-clock fundraising schedule seems to be paying off — literally. Romney, with the help of the Republican National Committee, raised $40.1 million in April — nearly matc…

Seven Arrested in UK Suspected of Fundraising for Terrorism

Seven Arrested in UK Suspected of Fundraising for Terrorism

Photodisc/Digital Vision/Thinkstock(LONDON) — Seven individuals in Britain have been arrested on suspicion of funding terrorism.Six men and one woman ranging from 30- to 49-years of age were taken into custody Tuesday morning at four addresses across …

Obama Campaign Flags ‘Less-Than-Reputable’ Romney Donors

Obama Campaign Flags ‘Less-Than-Reputable’ Romney Donors

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — President Obama’s re-election campaign is circulating a list of eight “wealthy individuals with less-than-reputable records” who have donated to presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney.&ld…

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