Good showing for Obama in June:
Sen. Barack Obama’s campaign raised $52 million in June, his campaign manager said this morning – not quite a record for the high-flying campaign, but close to it. The campaign had raised $55 million in February, during the Democratic primaries.
But it’s still more than twice what Republican rival Sen. John McCain raised during June — $22 million.
Yet the Republican National Committee, which is backing the party’s presidential candidate with its own resources, also had nearly $68 million in the bank – a combined treasury which the Obama campaign was mindful about today in reporting its own June haul.
You know the drill: