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Obama Campaign Faces Dropoff In Big Donations

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US President Barack Obama speaks at Lorain County Community College on April, 18, 2012 in Elyria, Ohio. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages) | Getty File

President Obama’s re-election campaign is straining to raise the huge sums it is counting on to run against Mitt Romney, with sharp dropoffs in donations from nearly every major industry forcing it to rely more than ever on small contributions and a relative handful of major donors.

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