Friday, November 9, 2007
Flush with donations, Paul has a sudden political windfall
November 8, 2007 WASHINGTON
— Money talks in politics.
So when Ron Paul raked in $4 million and signed up 20,000 new Internet donors in one day on Nov. 5, a buzz went through this capital of the perpetual campaign.
Who is this guy? Who supports him? Is he more than the right-wing gadfly the political punditocracy labeled him?
The answers are a lot more complicated than the caricature of this Republican presidential candidate.