Support in Majority-Black Areas

Tuesday, January 8, 2008

An analysis shows Sen. Barack Obama leading in fundraising in several, but not all, U.S. majority-black counties and cities, based on campaign reports filed through September.

% BlackObamaClintonEdwards
CountyPrince George's63$249,898$122,307$6,160
DeKalb, Ga.54$228,840$97,116$94,639
Clayton, Ga.51$12,516$1,120$12,165
CityThe District60$2.69 million$3.64 million$309,151
Portsmouth, Va.51$9,708$1,110$3,050

Source: 2000 Census, Federal Election Commission

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