Hillary Rodham Clinton is reaching into her own pocket and loaning her campaign $5 million.
Barack Obama has outraised and outspent the New York senator in the presidential race, raking in $32 million in January alone. Clinton raised $13.5 million for the month, not counting her $5 million loan. Her campaign is looking to raise $3 million online over the next three days.
Clinton's chief strategist says the campaign has the funds to compete, but will likely be outspent again.
A slew of states that appear to be swaying toward Obama will vote over the next week. Louisiana, Nebraska and Washington cast their ballots Saturday and Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia hold primaries Tuesday.
Clinton is counting on winning in Ohio, Texas and Pennsylvania -- all expensive states for campaigning.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.