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New York Times: "Is the Ron Paul money train slowing down?"

March 16, 2012, 9:16 pm
Ron Paul’s Campaign Raised $3.3 Million in February
By NICK CONFESSORE
Is the Ron Paul money train slowing down?

Since the beginning of the Republican primary, Mr. Paul has been able to count on a steady flow of small checks from his loyal base of supporters, keeping his campaign war chest full through the ups and downs of a primary in which he has yet to win a single contest. Through the end of January, Mr. Paul had raised $31 million, putting him in second place to Mitt Romney in the race for campaign dollars and well ahead of Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich.

But the prolonged string of losses may be having an effect on his grass-roots enthusiasm. On Friday night, four days before the March 20 deadline and without so much as a press release, Mr. Paul’s campaign filed its February fund-raising figures with the Federal Election Commission.

Mr. Paul raised about $3.3 million that month — a respectable sum, but less than the $4.5 million he reported raising in January. He spent about $3.5 million, slightly more than he took in, and began March with just $1.6 million in cash on hand.
http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/16/ron-pauls-camp...



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Keep funding

Up the MSM booty!

Lemme shovel another load of fiat into the firebox

Thank you NYT asshats for reminding me to keep the train a rollin'

ronpaul2012.com says, "Thank you for your generous donation!"

I say, thank YOU Dr. Paul for your selfless campaign for truth, justice and liberty going on as long as I've been alive.

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corporate media spin

"Through the end of January, Mr. Paul had raised $31 million, putting him in second place to Mitt Romney in the race for campaign dollars and well ahead of Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich"

This is a positive news story that should have been reported the end of Jan but was NOT.

"But the prolonged string of losses may be having an effect on his grass-roots enthusiasm."

This is to deflate enthusiasm.

"Mr. Paul raised about $3.3 million that month — a respectable sum, but less than the $4.5 million he reported raising in January."

Does not mention our fundraisers in Jan.

"He spent about $3.5 million, slightly more than he took in, and began March with just $1.6 million in cash on hand"

Ron spent what we sent him and still has $1.6 mill on hand, this is good yet they make it as a negative.

so in summary all very positive just written by corporate media with an agenda.

The next money bomb will be

The next money bomb will be epic!!!!

"The economy's not a class you can master in college. To think otherwise is the pretense of knowledge."

Facebook inspired money bomb

Facebook inspired money bomb is scheduled for the April 21.
But, we need one sooner than that. Who does the scheduling for these things? And how do we get one up and running?
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So many max contributions

I think so many supporters have reached their max contributions, and that accounts for the lower donation level. We really gotta change a bunch of minds and ask them to donate.

"Moderation in temper is always a virtue; but moderation in principle is always a vice." -- Thomas Paine

If you reach your max start

If you reach your max start donating to REV pac

"The economy's not a class you can master in college. To think otherwise is the pretense of knowledge."

Let them watch the ..

..the final burst!

This train ain't slowing...

but how about reporting how many "grassroots" contributions the other three candidates received? Excluding of course banks, corporations, etc...now THAT would be newsworthy ( and pretty negligible)
How about reporting the HUGE crowds that Dr Paul draws, compared to the paltry numbers the others draw? How about reporting who gets the most contributions from the US military compared to ALL the others?
Obviously a VERY slow news day.

And Iraq has WMD too. It's

And Iraq has WMD too. It's there...The New York Times still exists? Why? Did they get a bailout too? Who'd waste good money on that rag?

Never be afraid to ask simple questions.

I'm convinced

The Ron Paul train ain't slowing, It's just getting started.