Shocking Reason Behind GOP's Money Troubles

Shocking Reason Behind GOP's Money Troubles
With the 2020 election around the corner, Republicans have a digital fundraising problem, but it’s not what the left-leaning media want you to think.

Democrats have used their exclusive processing platform ActBlue to overwhelm Republicans with low-dollar, digital fundraising. During the 2018 election cycle, Democrats raised a whopping $1.6 billion via online fundraising from nearly 5 million unique individual donors. An impressive 63.8 percent of those donors, roughly 3 million, were first-time givers to the platform. Republican digital fundraising totals, meanwhile, failed to reach even half of what the Democrats accomplished last year.

The Left’s eye-popping numbers and the resulting Republican disadvantage lead many to mistakenly believe the Grand Old Party’s fundraising shortfall has everything to do with ActBlue. Because Republicans lack a monopolistic processing platform, many argue, they just aren’t organized enough to compete with Democrats.

But there’s much, much more to the story. ActBlue is simply a tool that Democrats have used since 2004 to process and report their advantage. ActBlue is the Left’s PayPal — it’s their personal GoFundMe platform.

Read more at the Washington Examiner.
 Source: Washington Examiner
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