Trump raises $24.eight million at less than 24 hours, RNC said #24_HoursJune 19, 2019
President Donald Trump raked in nearly $25 million in campaign contributions for his re-election effort in less than 24 hours, the chairwoman of the Republican National Committee said Wednesday.
“The enthusiasm across the country for this President is unmatched and unlike anything we’ve ever seen!
#trump2020 #KeepAmericaGreat,” McDaniel continued.
McDaniel did not specify the exact timing of Trump’s haul, but if it represents a first-day fundraising total for the campaign, his $24.8 million would nearly quadruple the $6.3 million former Vice President Joe Biden raked in within his initial 24 hours as an announced 2020 White House contender.
Biden, the frontrunner to face Trump in the general election, had topped the expansive field of Democratic presidential hopefuls in first-day contributions.
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Trump re-upped McDaniel’s announcement Wednesday, writing on Twitter: “THANK YOU!
Brad Parscale, the president’s 2020 campaign manager, also chimed in online to gloat, re-posting McDaniel’s tweet with the message: “Crushing the competition!