This one needs no commentary. The numbers speak for themselves.
Major corporations, prominent New Yorkers and President Bush's regular backers are among the donors behind the $64 million raised for the Republican National Convention, the host committee said Thursday. . . .Now that's what I call inflation -- a 19% annual rate! (sorry, I couldn't resist)
The GOP effort is on track to nearly double the record $36 million raised for the 2000 Democratic convention in Los Angeles.