Ron Paul Garners $1 Million in One Day

Friday, 06 May 2011 01:44 PM

By Dan Weil

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Thursday was a very good day for Texas Rep. Ron Paul, a likely candidate for the Republican presidential nomination. He drew more than $1 million of cash after his presidential exploratory committee let supporters know about a 24-hour online fundraising effort through e-mail and social networks, Politico reports.

ron paul money bombThe “money bomb,” as the marketing effort is known, brought in $1,028,436.56 to be exact. This was the second money bomb/one-day fundraiser for Paul’s potential 2012 campaign.

His political action committee received more than $700,000 on a single day in February. Paul added $3 million to the coffers of his various political organizations during the first quarter. He invented the money bomb fundraising technique when he ran for president in 2008.



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