POLITICS
10/18/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Obama Camp Manager: We Need Money For Florida

In a new video sent out with a fundraising email to supporters, Obama campaign manager David Plouffe celebrates McCain "admit[ting] finally that the election is about change."

He also aims to reassure supporters, touting the enthusiasm for Obama and the campaign's "huge" registration gains from Pennsylvania to Nevada. He also discusses, at length, the 1.4 million "base voters" -- black and young voters -- in Florida that the campaign is trying to reach.

But he closes with an appeal for money, based on the expectation that the campaign will cost $39 million in Florida.

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