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Obama Campaign Donations

Sam Stein

Obama Makes First Donation To His Campaign | Sam Stein | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a fundraising email released on Tuesday, President Barack Obama announced that he has made his first donation to his own campaign. Th...

Obama Campaign: Thanks, But No Thanks

AP | Posted 04.25.2012 | Los Angeles

WASHINGTON -- The Obama campaign is returning donations from a Los Angeles hedge fund manager who is accused by the government of operating a Ponzi sc...

Mr. President, You're On Your Own

Richard Geldard | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics
Richard Geldard

I wish you well. I hope you're re-elected, I really do. You've done a good job, except maybe not getting tough with Congress soon enough. As for us. I'm sending out a check to the local food pantry tomorrow.

Christina Wilkie

Lights, Camera, Donate: Hollywood Stars Among Obama's Early Donors | Christina Wilkie | Posted 10.05.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a sequel to President Obama's celebrity-laden 2008 campaign, many of Hollywood's biggest stars are on his donor rolls again in 2012, ...

Obama Donors Grumble At Their Lack Of Perks

The Washington Post | MIchael D. Shear and Dan Eggen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Some of President Obama's wealthiest supporters are becoming a bit whiny, and it has nothing to do with policy. Tickets for tours of the presidential...

Sam Stein

Chicago Olympic Committee Members Bundled Nearly $2M For Obama Campaign | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As President Barack Obama gets set to travel to Copenhagen Thursday night to make the case that Chicago should host the 2016 Olympics, good government...

Sam Stein

Obama Floated Idea Of Voluntarily Capping Donations | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During a private fundraiser last month, Sen. Barack Obama said he was "considering" voluntarily restricting the amount of money he could raise in a ge...

Obama Campaign Changes Its Story Over Controversial Donations

Washington Post | John Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democratic Sen. Barack Obama's presidential campaign helped recommend several of the donations his political action committee made in recent months to...