Warren Matches Sanders, Whips Biden, in Latest Fundraising Round

US Senator Elizabeth Warren

Warren's campaign manager, Roger Lau, said the money raised in the third quarter will help fund a digital and television advertising campaign in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and SC, states that hold the earliest nominating contests in February of 2020.

During a town hall in San Diego, California, Friday, 2020 presidential candidate Sen.

Warren's momentum in the polls, in which she has emerged as a front-runner alongside former Vice President Joe Biden, has been mirrored by a continued rise in small dollar fundraising.

Campaign manager Roger Lau, in an email to supporters, said more than 500,000 people made more than 940,000 contributions to the campaign during the third quarter. The average donation was $26.

The White House hopefuls who contain relied on frequent excessive-dollar fundraisers reported numbers that amble within the relieve of Sanders and Warren. Warren's marketing campaign talked about its quarterly totals came from 509,000 donors offering 943,000 donations.

Sanders raised $25.3 million during the third quarter, which lasts from July to September, Buttigieg raised 19.1 million, and Biden raised $15 million, Politico reports.

Sanders and Warren's combined fundraising total of almost $50 million over the last three months-all without holding big-money fundraisers-was hailed by progressives as a forceful demonstration of the power of grassroots organizing and bold policy ideas.

McDaniel reacted by issuing a statement of his own, saying, "I have separated from the campaign and am no longer serving as National Organizing Director. She didn't take any money from Washington lobbyists, corporate PACs, or PACs of any kind", Lau wrote.

Elizabeth Warren published a Medium post on Wednesday outlining a plan to tackle corporate lobbying in the U.S. - and it could cost America's biggest companies hundreds of millions of dollars. "Close your eyes and picture Wall Street bankers scowling into their catered breakfast". Of those, 60% donated for the first time in the third quarter.

Warren's campaign manager, Roger Lau, said the money raised will help fund a digital and television advertising campaign in Iowa, New Hampshire, Nevada and SC. It is unclear when the spots will begin to air.

The campaign would not provide further details about the allegations made against the senior staffer.

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, a business lobbying group and the largest spender, would have paid out about $770 million in taxes on $1 billion in lobbying expenditures during the period.

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