RNC chairwoman: Trump raised more than $25M in less than 24 hours for reelection

RNC chairwoman: Trump raised more than $25M in less than 24 hours for reelection
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Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel on Wednesday said President TrumpDonald John TrumpCNN's Camerota clashes with Trump's immigration head over president's tweet LA Times editorial board labels Trump 'Bigot-in-Chief' Trump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates MORE has raised nearly $25 million in less than 24 hours.

“@realDonaldTrump has raised a record-breaking $24.8M in less than 24 hours for his re-election,” McDaniel tweeted. “The enthusiasm across the country for this President is unmatched and unlike anything we’ve ever seen! #trump2020 #KeepAmericaGreat.”

 

Trump quickly replied, tweeting “THANK YOU!”

 

Trump officially kicked off his 2020 reelection campaign during an Orlando, Fla., rally Tuesday night.

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His campaign emailed supporters for donations Tuesday morning, launching a blitz to get $7 million for his election kickoff, the New York Post reports.

Trump’s Democratic presidential contenders have often disclosed how much their campaigns were able to collect in the first 24 hours after they announced their 2020 bids.

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates Biden pitches new subsidies, public option in health care plan The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by JUUL Labs - Trump attack on progressive Dems draws sharp rebuke MORE said his campaign raised $6.3 million in the first 24 hours, while Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersTrump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by JUUL Labs - Trump attack on progressive Dems draws sharp rebuke Judd Gregg: Counting the costs of Democrats' desires MORE (I-Vt.) raised more than $5.9 million on the first day of his campaign. Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisTrump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates Judd Gregg: Counting the costs of Democrats' desires Buttigieg: 'Medicare for all,' free college tuition are 'questionable on their merits' MORE (D-Calif.) announced she had raised $1.5 million in the 24 hours following the launch of her presidential bid.

Fox News reports that going into the rally on Tuesday, the Trump campaign had more than $40 million on hand and combined with the RNC has more than $80 million cash-on-hand for the second quarter of 2019.