Romney campaign raises $3.5 million in first 24 hrs after Ryan pick

If nothing else, Romney's choice of running mate is going to be a bonanza for his fundraising. CNN: Following the roll out of his vice presidential pick, Mitt Romney's fundraising numbers got a Republican enthusiasm-fueled boost. On Sunday, Andrea Saul, Romney's campaign press secretary, wrote on Twitter that fund-raising had spiked for the candidate after revealing Paul Ryan as his running mate. Andrea Saul @andreamsaul $3.5 million raised online in 24 hrs of @MittRomney's pick of @PaulRyanVP #RomneyRyan2012 12 Aug 12 Reply Retweet Favorite That was a jump from midday Saturday, when Saul wrote that Romney had brought in just over $1 million since Ryan's name went public. Andrea Saul @andreamsaul HERE FIRST: @MittRomney has raised over $1.2 million since pick of @PaulRyanVP #LessThan4Hours 11 Aug 12 Reply Retweet Favorite Later Saturday afternoon, Saul tweeted again updating the Romney campaign fundraising numbers to just over $2 million. Andrea Saul @andreamsaul Just passed $2...(Read Full Post)