Sanders, who came into the race with a pre-existing and active donor base, reported on Tuesday that his campaign raised $18.2 million from 525,000 individual contributors since launching his campaign on February 19. According to a 2019 Suffolk University poll, FOX News is the most trusted source for television news or commentary in the country while a 2019 Brand Keys Emotion Engagement Brand Analysis survey found that FOX News was the most trusted cable news brand. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) declared his candidacy for President, he's received around 900,000 donations from all 50 states, averaging around $20 per donation. Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old Democratic mayor of South Bend, Indiana, announced Monday that his presidential campaign raised $7 million in the first quarter of 2019.
Those totals are expected to lead the Democratic field, putting pressure on other heavyweights, including Mr Biden, who is still deciding whether to run and who is navigating accusations that he has acted inappropriately toward women.
Sanders has $28 million cash on hand, including $14 million the campaign started with. Greenwood speculates O'Rourke's number will rival Sanders's, given that in the first 24 hours of his presidential campaign, O'Rourke said he had raised some $6.1 million.
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has raised $12 million from 218,000 donors.
Ms Harris is the only candidate of that group to release her fundraising totals.
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Excluding their massive day-one totals - O'Rourke edged out Sanders' $5.9 million - Sanders averaged $300,000 per day, while O'Rourke raised an average of almost $200,000 per day.
Early polls on the 2020 Democratic primary tend to show former Vice President Joe Biden, who is technically still undeclared, and Sen. Plus, he did it with more small donors than any other candidate so far, leading the pack among the sought-after demographic.
Sanders, a US senator from Vermont making his second run for the White House, received 900,000 donations from 525,000 individual donors with the vast majority under age 39, campaign manager Faiz Shakir told reporters. Traditional fundraising isn't going away, Giffin said in a recent interview, "but that grassroots money can more than make up for it, and candidates have to prove they can do that".