Trump’s 2020 Campaign Raises $30 Million in First Quarter
April 15, 2019 / IVAN PENTCHOUKOV
President Donald Trump’s 2020 presidential campaign reported raising more than $30 million in the first quarter of 2019, far outpacing the haul of every Democratic contender during the same period. The president’s campaign chest totaled $40.8 million in cash. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) led the Democratic field in campaign donations, raising $18.2 million and $12 million, respectively, in the first quarter. The average donation for the Trump campaign was $34.26; nearly 99 percent of the donors gave $200 or less. The average donation for Sanders’ campaign was $20 during the first quarter. The Republican National Committee (RNC) brought in $45.8 million in the first quarter. Trump’s re-election campaign is raising money alongside the RNC.