Democratic nominee Joe Biden’s campaign announced that it raised a record $383 million in September, the most any candidate has ever raised in a month.
Jennifer O’Malley Dillon, Biden’s campaign manager, tweeted the total and said that the campaign has $432 million cash-on-hand entering the final weeks before the election.
“You heard it from the VP: our grassroots community of donors helped us raise $383 million in September – a record,” O’Malley said.
“Millions of Americans… chose to donate $5, $10 to be a part of this campaign – because they believe in unity over division, truth over lies, hope over fear, and love over hate,” she added. (RELATED: Biden Has Widened His Lead Since The First Debate, Polls Show)
Biden tweeted in response, “I’m incredibly humbled.”
You heard it from the VP: our grassroots community of donors helped us raise $383 million in September — a record. I’m proud of what you’ve been able to build, but there’s still more work to do. Here’s some other things I’m proud of under the hood: (1/?)https://t.co/hPX9Va2EmB
— Jen O’Malley Dillon (@jomalleydillon) October 15, 2020
The record fundraising numbers follow multiple polls showing leads nationwide and