According to a recent Washington Post report, Obama is having some trouble getting large donations for his reelection campaign, and is even lagging behind his 2008 pace – not exactly what one expects from an incumbent President. This turn of events is putting Obama’s high expectations of raising $1 billion for reelection in jeopardy.
One of the reasons listed for Obama’s disappointing numbers is that the Democrats believe the “ailing” economy has put a wet blanket on everyone’s fundraising expectations. This is rich coming from the party that wants us to reelect President Obama for allegedly saving the economy and supposedly leading America into recovery. How the economy can be both “ailing” and “recovering” at the same might be something the DNC spin room should start working on