Tag: Republican National Committee

Trump Campaign and R.N.C. Raise $125 Million in Third Quarter

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee raised a combined $125 million in the last three months, Republican Party officials said on Tuesday, setting a presidential fund-raising record. The huge infusion of money confirms that the president is building an enormous war chest heading into the 2020 election while the Democrats […]

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Trump Has Tamed the G.O.P. (for Now)

On Thursday evening, President Trump traveled to Baltimore — a city he’d recently disparaged as a “disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess” where “no human being would want to live” — to give a pep talk to House Republicans. The lawmakers were gathered for their annual strategy retreat, the first since losing control of the […]

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The Battle Over the Files of a Gerrymandering Mastermind

At the heart of a decisive court ruling on Tuesday striking down North Carolina’s state legislative maps was evidence culled from the computer backups of the man who drew them: Thomas B. Hofeller, the Republican strategist and master of gerrymandering, who died last year. Documents from the backups, which surfaced after his death, were also […]

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Trump Campaign Sues Over California’s Requirement to Release Tax Returns

WASHINGTON — President Trump and the Republican National Committee filed a pair of lawsuits on Tuesday against officials in California, challenging a new law requiring presidential candidates to release five years of tax returns in order to be placed on the state primary ballot in 2020. The R.N.C. suit, which was filed in the Eastern […]

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Trump Campaign Invests Big in Small Donors, and Reaps Rewards

WASHINGTON — Democrats have traditionally trounced Republicans when it comes to raising money from small donors, but President Trump’s 2020 re-election campaign is spending heavily to try to change that. As they prepare for a re-election fight in which grass-roots Democratic fund-raisers are expected to be particularly energized to defeat the president, Mr. Trump’s three […]

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Trump Raises $105 Million, Much of It in Small Donations

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee on Tuesday said they had raised $105 million in the second quarter of this year, outraising President Barack Obama in the equivalent period during his re-election campaign in 2012 and signaling that Mr. Trump will have vastly more resources than he did in 2016. […]

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Trump and R.N.C. Raised $105 Million in 2nd Quarter, Outdoing Obama

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s re-election campaign and the Republican National Committee on Tuesday said they had raised $105 million in the second quarter of this year, dwarfing what President Barack Obama raised in the equivalent period during his re-election campaign. The campaign and the R.N.C. said they had a combined $100 million in cash on […]

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Trump Raises $24.8 Million in 24 Hours, Swamping Democrats’ First-Day Totals

President Trump’s campaign announced Wednesday that he had raised $24.8 million over 24 hours as he kicked off his re-election bid, an enormous haul that punctuates the financial advantage he is expected to enjoy over his Democratic challengers in 2020. Mr. Trump’s one-day total was more than any Democratic presidential candidate raised in the entire […]

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