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Politics Trump campaign raises $3.1M on first day of impeachment hearings

23:00  14 november  2019
23:00  14 november  2019 Source:   foxnews.com

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President Trump ’s reelection campaign announced that on Wednesday it raised over $ 3 . 1 million in donations – the same day as the first public hearing of the House’s Even before the public hearings began, Trump fundraisers reported seeing a surge in donations in response to impeachment talk.

Donald Trump Campaign Raises $ 3 . 1 Million in Small Donations During Impeachment Hearings . President Donald Trump ’s 2020 re-election campaign announced it raised $ 3 . 1 million in small-dollar donations during the first 24 hours of House Democrats launching public impeachment hearings on

President Trump’s reelection campaign announced that on Wednesday it raised over $3.1 million in donations – the same day as the first public hearing of the House’s impeachment inquiry into Trump.

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“$3,144,257 RAISED YESTERDAY!” Brad Parscale, Trump’s 2020 campaign manager, tweeted Thursday. “’[Trump] loves these huge numbers. He knows that it isn’t enough to end this IMPEACHMENT SCAM.”

Even before the public hearings began, Trump fundraisers reported seeing a surge in donations in response to impeachment talk. Parscale tweeted in September that donors gave $5 million in the 24 hours after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi announced the impeachment inquiry.

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Friday came with the second day of the public impeachment hearings of President Trump . According to Trump ’s campaign manager Brad Parscale, the president’s campaign raised $ 3 ,144 This isn’t the first time that the Trump campaign has used the impeachment inquiry to push

The Trump campaign raked-in a surprising $ 3 .

Other pro-Trump groups also saw a spike in donations. Linda McMahon, chair of the America First Action PAC board of directors, previously told FOX Business’ Neil Cavuto that the group had raised about $1 million each day in the week after Pelosi announced the impeachment inquiry.

13.1 million TV viewers watch opening day of U.S. impeachment hearings

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The Trump campaign is using the impeachment inquiry to fundraise for his campaign . The calls for impeachment had come amid allegations that Trump withheld military aid from Ukraine in order to pressure it to investigate Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and his son, Hunter.

House impeachment managers read the charges against President Trump to the Senate, and When the trial resumes, the Senate will vote on additional procedural rules to govern the first part of the He will be sworn in as the presiding officer of the impeachment trial at 2 p. m . on Thursday by Senator

"That speaks, I think, volumes to how people are rallying around the president," she said.

Trump already has a hefty war chest, with his campaign and the Republican National Committee announcing in October that they had raised $125 million in fundraising in the third quarter of this year.

The Trump 2020 campaign's fundraising arm said at the time it raised more than $308 million in 2019 and has more than $156 million in the bank.

Former President Barack Obama and the Democratic National Committee raised just over $70 million in the third quarter of 2011.

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President Donald Trump ’s reelection campaign raised more than $ 3 million on the day of the first public House impeachment hearing . Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale announced the haul on Twitter Thursday. He says the campaign raised $ 3 ,144,257 Wednesday and now hopes to raise

This entire campaign of impeachment that started from the very first day that the president was inaugurated was a partisan one, and it should never The Senate has concluded its work for the day, both as a court of impeachment and as a legislative body. The Senate will convene on Tuesday to

Republican insiders say that the impeachment effort against Trump could be a fundraising boon for the GOP.

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WinRed, the new GOP online fundraising platform designed to compete for small-dollar campaign donations, reported raising a little more than $30 million in the third fundraising quarter, which began in July and ended at the close of September.

WinRed President Gerrit Lansing said the Democrats’ moves to ramp up impeachment efforts against Trump “helped a lot,” saying fundraising numbers “spiked” after Pelosi’s announcement as well.

Fox News’ Alex Pappas and Fox Business contributed to this report.

Ivanka Trump Tweets Out Fake de Tocqueville Quote to Bash Impeachment as a ‘Decline of Public Morals’ .
“A decline of public morals in the United States will probably be marked by the abuse of the power of impeachment as a means of crushing political adversaries or ejecting them from office.” Those words, Ivanka Trump claimed, were spoken by Alexis de Tocqueville in 1835. In a Thursday evening tweet, the first daughter used the quotation to bash the impeachment hearings against her father, President Donald Trump.

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