Democratic presidential candidates raised more than twice as much money as Republicans from Washington region donors last year. In nearly every major jurisdiction in the region, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) surpassed Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) in fundraising. On the Republican side, donors favored Sen. John McCain (Ariz.) over former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney.
SOURCE: Campaign finance reports | GRAPHIC: The Washington Post
Clinton, McCain Lead Parties In Washington Area Cash Race Article | Washington area campaign donors gave more than twice as much money to Democratic presidential candidates as to Republicans last year, and New York Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton easily surpassed rival Illinois Sen. Barack Obama in raising funds in the region, according to presidential campaign finan...