Hillary’s Fundraising Numbers

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I brought you Obama’s numbers yesterday, so here are Hillary’s.

In comparison to Obama’s 93,000 new donors this third quarter of 2007, Clinton had 100,000.

In comparison to Obama’s $20 million raised, Clinton raised $27 million. (Just FYI, John Edwards raised $7 million. Richardson raised $5.2 million.)

Clinton’s the frontrunner, all right. Overall, she’s raised $90 million to Obama’s $80 million. What on earth are they going to do with all that money?

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