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Mitt Romney Fundraising

Joshua Hersh

Romney Campaign Forced To Scrap $50,000 Per Plate Jerusalem Fundraiser On A Jewish Holiday | Joshua Hersh | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's presidential campaign has been forced to scrap a $50,000 per plate fundraiser scheduled to take place during his visit to Jerusalem beca...

Mitt Romney, RNC Raise $106.1 Million In June

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney, the Romney Victory Fund and the Republican National Committee raised $106.1 million in June, according to the Romney campaign. Together, ...

Romney Campaign Confuses With Venn Diagram

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

Usually, Venn diagrams are an effective tool to show where two or three things do and do not overlap. Mitt Romney's campaign chose to use a Venn diagr...

Ryan Grim

Disgraced Banker Backs Away From Mitt Romney | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A disgraced London banker has rescinded an offer to co-host a high-dollar fundraiser for Mitt Romney, sparing the GOP hopeful the diffic...

Paul Blumenthal

Obama vs. Romney: Who Really Won Fundraising Fight After Health Care Ruling? | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 06.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the 24 hours since the Supreme Court handed down a 5-4 decision upholding the majority of the landmark Affordable Care Act, including...

WATCH: Stewart Mocks GOP Fundraising Strategy

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 08.26.2012 | Comedy

After holding a swanky retreat in Park City, Utah this past weekend for people who made donations in the $250,000 range, Mitt Romney seems to be safel...

Newport Beach Slaps Mitt Romney With $10,000 Bill

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.27.2012 | Los Angeles

A Southern California surf town made political waves last May when city officials slapped the Obama re-election campaign with a $35,000 bill for secur...

Andrea Stone

Who Created VP Buzz at Romney Event? | Andrea Stone | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice stole the show at a high-powered fundraiser for Mitt Romney this weekend in Utah, outshining an all-star li...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, the ongoing impact of money on our politics made a starring appearance on the national stage. In Wisconsin, Governor Scott Walker fought off a bid to recall him, aided by an eight-to-one fundraising advantage over his Democratic opponent. In the presidential race, Mitt Romney's campaign announced it had raised nearly $77 million in May, close to $17 million more than the combined take of President Obama and the Democratic National Committee. The Obama camp trumpeted the fact that its average donation was just over $50, but admitted in a fundraising email: "We got beat." And a new poll showed that the approval rating for the Supreme Court, responsible for the super-PAC-unleashing Citizens United ruling, had dipped to a 25-year low, with three-quarters of Americans saying the justices allow personal or political views to influence their decisions. The justices will, of course, object. But if so... overruled.

Romney Fundraiser Hosted By 'Abortive Pill' Maker's Chairman

Posted 05.10.2012 | Miami

Mitt Romney recently slammed the morning-after pill as an "abortive pill," but the Republican presidential candidate will be hobnobbing with its manuf...

Sam Stein

Romney Fails To Turn Voter Contact Into Donor Cash | Sam Stein | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In many of the states in which he waged a vigorous primary campaign, Mitt Romney has failed to convert that direct contact with voters i...

How the Romney Campaign Is Eluding Campaign Contribution Limits

John R. Talbott | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics
John R. Talbott

Before you write your big check to Idaho, Mr. Banker, please understand that you may be part of a ploy to stealthily violate donation limits and move funds secretly in the dark of night to the more contested states.

Sam Stein

The Mitt Romney Campaign Fundraising Plan: Spend Money To Make Money | Sam Stein | Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sometime in early February, top aides to Mitt Romney realized they had a major problem on their hands. The presidential campaign was spe...

PHOTOS: Occupy Wall Street Holds 'One Percenters For Romney' Protest

Posted 03.15.2012 | New York

A Mitt Romney fundraiser brought Occupy Wall Street protestors back from the depths of winter for a protest outside the Waldorf-Astoria, where the pre...

Romney Has $7.3 Million On Hand, Has Not Donated To His Campaign

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 03.08.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's presidential campaign announced on Thursday that it had ended the month of February with roughly $7.3 million, all without the former Ma...

Mitt Romney Raised $11.5 Million In February, Says Campaign Official

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A spokeswoman for former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney announced Wednesday that Romney raised $11.5 million in February, his second...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Burn Rate Hurts Campaign In Critical Stretch | Sam Stein | Posted 02.24.2012 | Politics

If January's trend lines held through February, Mitt Romney's presidential campaign ran out of money two days ago. The former Massachusetts govern...

Aaron Bycoffe

INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC: Obama, Romney Rake It In | Aaron Bycoffe | Posted 07.15.2014 | Politics

Presidential candidates have combined to raise more than $275 million this cycle, preparing for a campaign likely to be the costliest ever. The can...

Paul Blumenthal

ELECTION 2012: Follow The Fundraising Race | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Jan. 31, candidate campaign committees and super PACs revealed how much money they raised and where they spent it during the final th...

Paul Blumenthal

Romney Lines Up GOP's Big-Money Bundlers | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney leads the crucial race for big-money fundraisers in the Republican presidential primary. Since Apr...

Paul Blumenthal

Romney Raises $14 Million In 3rd Quarter | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The presidential campaign of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney announced a haul of $14 million in the third quarter of 2011, after r...

Former Supporters Turn Back On Obama For GOP Presidential Candidate

The Hill | Jake Interrante & Bob Cusack | Posted 10.22.2011 | Politics

Dozens of Wall Street executives who supported President Obama in 2008 have donated to Mitt Romney's presidential campaign this year....

How Obama May Have Just Trumped GOP Presidential Field

Politico | Jonathan Martin & Alexander Burns | Posted 09.06.2011 | Politics

The Republican presidential fundraising reports are still coming in, but a clear winner has already emerged: Barack Obama....

Good News For Mitt Romney & Bad News For Newt

Posted 09.05.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's campaign is reporting that it raised $18.25 million over the course of the past three months. “V...

Democrats Welcome Mitt Romney To New Hampshire With FEC Complaint

Posted 06.29.2011 | Politics

BOSTON (Reuters) - The New Hampshire Democratic Party on Friday said Mitt Romney's presidential campaign may have violated election finance laws by fu...