By contrast, the Clinton campaign-which held 58 fundraising events this quarter-is burning through cash more quickly, with only $32 million of the $75 million raised left.
The US State Department has released on 6,300 additional pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails, covering a period when USA forces killed Osama bin Laden and the Arab Spring rocked American diplomacy.The release is the latest in the agency’s rolling production of emails chronicling Clinton’s tenure as Secretary of State and canvasses the major U.S. foreign policy upheavals of 2011.
Clinton aides argued Thursday that their high burn rate is a sign they are investing heavily in the primary.
Saddled with the mounting investigation of her emails, and the public belief that her ambition to be president comes off cold, Clinton’s campaign has been making appearances to make her appear more relatable.
Clinton is far from the only White House contender to emphasize treating addiction. Official filings will be made to the Federal Election Commission before its October 15 deadline, and it is possible the gap between the two campaigns will be even closer when spending figures are included.
Given the fact that most of the money Sanders raised seemed to come from small-dollar donors, it’s likely that he’ll be able to repeat these numbers going forward.
Hours after initially announcing a take of $24 million, Sanders’ team boosted the total by an additional roughly $2 million. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) during the third quarter of 2015. “We have the financial wherewithal that will allow for a major campaign through Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina, Nevada and beyond in state-by-state, delegate-by-delegate contests for the Democratic Party nomination“.
Clinton, who will be joined by Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, has said she seized on addiction as a key issue after hearing questions about it repeatedly while talking with voters on campaign stops.
250,000: The numbers of individual donors to Clinton, as of June 30.