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 TrumpFlorida GOP lawmaker says he's 'thinking' about impeachment Democrats introduce 'THUG Act' to block funding for G-7 at Trump resort Kurdish group PKK pens open letter rebuking Trump's comparison to ISIS 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 knocks Romney as 'Democrat secret asset' in new video Giuliani asked State Dept. to grant visa for ex-Ukraine official at center of Biden allegations: report Perry won't comply with subpoena in impeachment inquiry MORE said his campaign raised $6.3 million in the first 24 hours, while Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersSanders seeks spark from Ocasio-Cortez at Queens rally On The Money: Supreme Court takes up challenge to CFPB | Warren's surge brings scrutiny to wealth tax | Senators eye curbs on Trump emergency powers Biden seeks to fundraise off fact he's running out of money MORE (I-Vt.) raised more than $5.9 million on the first day of his campaign. Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisHarris campaign releases web video highlighting opposition to death penalty Sanders seeks spark from Ocasio-Cortez at Queens rally Biden seeks to fundraise off fact he's running out of money 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.