Romney raised $100 million in June

No wonder President Obama was pleading with donors from Air Force One to give cash "now." Romney's campaign has raised more than $100 million for the month of June, possibly blowing Obama out of the water. The Hill: A senior Republican official said the Mitt Romney campaign raised over $100 million in June. Rick Wiley, the GOP's national political director, made the claim in a tweet sent to Obama campaign director Jim Messina and senior campaign advisor David Axelrod.".@Messina2012, check this out bro, we raised north of $100 million in June," Wiley said. "I'm assuming u & Axe will need beers 2night bro."An email to the Romney campaign to confirm the amount has not been returned. The $100 million includes contributions made to a joint fundraising committee made up of the Romney campaign and the Republican National Committee. The Obama campaign has not released its June fundraising numbers yet, but the eye-popping Romney figure will keep the pressure on the president to...(Read Full Post)