Election 2016

October 18, 2011

Obama, Perry are top fundraisers in S.C.

Rick Perry is the leading Republican presidential fundraiser in South Carolina, and he did most of it on one day in August. President Barack Obama, a Democrat, actually was the top fundraiser in South Carolina, collecting $238,291. However, Obama is not expected to carry South Carolina, which last went for a Democratic presidential candidate in 1976.

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