December 11, 2013
The Associated Press
President Barack Obama speaks during his visit to Capitol Hill to meet with House Democrats in Washington on Saturday. Seated on the left, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-NV.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democrats and Republicans alike are posting
roughly equal hauls for their campaign committees.
Both sides are also claiming that the divisive health care
overhaul helped them motivate hardcore supporters heading toward
The Democratic National Committee has $14.7 million in the bank
and owes some $3.4 million to lenders. The Republican National
Committee has $11.4 million in the bank and no debts.
During March, the same reports showed the Democrats' House
campaign raised $9.7 million to the Republicans' House committee's
$8 million. However, the Democrats have $26 million in the bank to
the GOP's $10 million.
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