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McCain Uses Obama's Planned Immigration Reform To Raise Money

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Allies of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) are using recent reports that President Obama will address immigration reform this year as an opportunity to rais...

McCain Hit Up Russian Envoy For Cash

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On a day on which McCain campaign manager Rick Davis hinted that Obama was taking foreign money, the Russian Mission to the United Nations has release...

The Politics of Distraction, Hypocrisy and Blame

Barbra Streisand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Barbra Streisand

The Republicans take every opportunity to shift the political conversation from substance to frivolity. They don't want the public to see the huge differences between the two parties.

McCain Capitalizing On Fund-Raising Loopholes He Previously Wanted To Reform

New York Times | MICHAEL LUO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain toiled for years to push a campaign finance overhaul through Congress. After the measure finally passed, Trevor Potter, a lawyer a...

John McCain Comes To Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE John McCain praised his running mate Sarah Palin and slammed Barack Obama for not taking on Illinois Democrats during a 16 minute fund-raising...

McCain Raises $47 Million In August: Best Month Yet

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Republican presidential candidate John McCain raised at least $47 million in August, his biggest haul of money so far and a si...

McCain's July Money: $26 Raised, $32 Million Spent

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republican presidential candidate John McCain spent $32 million in July, with nearly $2 of every $3 devoted to advertising, accordi...

McCain Owes Over $1 Million In Credit Card Debt

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The John McCain campaign owes American Express $1.37 million in credit card debt and fees, according to Federal Election Commission filings. A memo f...

Sam Stein

GOP Insider Eviscerates Bush And Party: Just "Phenomenal Arrogance" | Sam Stein | Posted 09.15.2011 | Politics

There is wide-spread acknowledgment, even within the party itself, that the Republican brand is currently poisonous. Faced with massive losses in Nove...

June Campaign Finance Numbers: Obama Raises $52 Million

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The AP reports that Barack Obama reversed a two-month downward trend by raising more and spending less. He took in $52 million in June, more than twic...

McCain Does Fundraiser In The Hamptons

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last night at the lakeside home of Bill and Phyllis Mack, Senator John McCain told a high-profile crowd of Republicans that he was preparing for a clo...

Sam Stein

Obama Aides Ecstatic Over $52 Million Haul | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There is a sense of elation in the Obama campaign as it was announced that their candidate raised $52 million in June. It's a massive haul for the pre...

WSJ: Obama's June Fundraising Numbers "Underwhelming"

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's presidential campaign said Thursday that Republicans anticipate raising a combined $400 million war chest for the general election ...

McCain Raises $22 Million In June

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republican presidential candidate John McCain raised more than $22 million in June, his best fundraising performance of the year, a...

Romney Hits Up Old Donors To Raise Money For McCain

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney is soliciting his donor list for contributions to the McCain campaign. He sent a letter to supporters that came with a "Mitt Romney, Belm...

McCain Uses Bush Picture In Fundraising Pitch

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Via The Politico, McCain isn't shying away from Bush in his fundraising pitches. McCain has said he agrees with Bush on the "transcendent issues." B...

McCain Raises $21.5 Million In May

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ohn McCain raised $21.5 million in May, according to his campaign -- his best fundraising month to date. The Arizona senator's previous one-month bes...

Bush Fundraises For McCain Behind Closed Doors

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MESA, Ariz. — President Bush, sounding upbeat as consumer confidence swooned, said Tuesday that the government's effort to stimulate the economy...

McCain Contributions Are Rolling In

LA Times | Dan Morain | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From the San Joaquin Valley to Wall Street, John McCain has been headlining a series of high-dollar Republican fundraisers, including one at a billion...

Will Thomas

General Election Fundraising: GOP More Competitive Than Expected, FEC Records Show | Will Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama has been hailed this election season for, among other things, his impressive fundraising apparatus. But while the Democratic frontrunner'...

RNC Will Fund McCain's Campaign To An Unprecedented Degree

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In late April, John McCain entered into an agreement with the Republican National Committee that would allow him to raise upwards of $70,000 from indi...

Sam Stein

McCain May Be Stalling Even With GOP Stage To Himself | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It has been more than seven weeks since John McCain officially secured the Republican presidential nomination -- a period in which the Arizona Republi...

McCain's Fundraisers Are Lobbyists And Bankers

NY Times | Michael Luo & Sarah Wheaton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain has staked his campaign for the presidency in large part on his reputation as a reformer intent on curbing the influence of money ...

John McCain Raises $15 Million In March

The Atlantic | Marc Ambinder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's fundraising is picking up, relatively speaking. In March, officials said he raised about $15M, his best month since early 2007 and...

McCain Pays MLK Tribute In GOP Donor Rich Memphis

Nancy Watzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nancy Watzman

This area is also home to the headquarters of Federal Express, whose CEO, Frederick Smith, is a McCain finance co-chair--and reportedly a possible candidate to run as vice president on the ticket with McCain.