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+ - Ron Paul Breaks Single Day Fundraising Record 1

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An anonymous reader writes "AP is reporting that Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul raised more than $3.5 million in 20 hours on Monday. The total was driven by a surge of Web-based giving tied to the commemoration of Guy Fawkes Day. Paul's total beat Mitt Romney as the single-day fundraising record holder in the Republican presidential field. Paul now ranks only behind Democrats Hillary Rodham Clinton, who raised nearly $6.2 million on June 30, and Barack Obama. Paul advocates limited government and low taxes like other Republicans, but is the only GOP presidential candidate opposed to the Iraq war."
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Ron Paul Breaks Single Day Fundraising Record

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  • Paul Raises More Than $3.5M in One Day
    Nov 5 09:55 PM US/Eastern
    Associated Press Writer

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul, aided by an extraordinary outpouring of Internet support Monday, hauled in more than $3.5 million in 20 hours.

    Paul, the Texas congressman with a Libertarian tilt and an out-of-Iraq pitch, entered heady fundraising territory with a surge of Web-based giving tied to the commemoration of Guy Fawkes Day.

    Fawkes was a British mercenary who failed in his

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