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O'Rourke raised over $9M online in August

Sep 21, 2018 - Politico

Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) raised nearly $9.1 million online for his Senate bid in August, according to a recent campaign-finance filing, increasing the pressure on GOP Sen. Ted Cruz in an unexpectedly close race.

The online haul puts O'Rourke on pace to have one of the most prolific fundraising quarters of any Senate candidate in history, excluding self-funders. In the past two months, O'Rourke has raised nearly $12 million online - already more than the eye-popping $10.4 million he bro...