Another Successful 'Money Bomb' for Ron Paul

Calling it "The Boston Tea Party," Ron Paul supporters staged another on line one day "money bomb that raised even more than the November fund raiser:Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul's supporters raised more than $6 million Sunday to boost the 10-term Texas congressman's campaign for the White House. The goal was to raise as much money as possible on the Internet in one day. The campaign's previous fundraiser, in November, brought in $4.2 million. At 9 p.m PST, donations were more than $6 million, the campaign's website said. The donations are credit card receipts, said spokesman Jesse Benton. Benton said the median donation for the fundraiser, which was the idea of Paul supporters not officially connected to the campaign, was about $50.The effort was called "The Boston Tea Party" because yesterday was the 234th anniversary of that event. The cash will probably vault Paul close to the top of GOP candidates in fundraising for the quarter. The question...(Read Full Post)