Obama Was Outspent In 2008?
According to an ABC News story published Dec. 5, 2008, here are the 2008 campaign totals:
John McCain campaign — $238 million
Federal matching funds — $50 million
TOTAL — $288 million
Obama campaign — $750 million
According to ABC, not only did Obama raise more money than McCain by a huge margin, he outraised both George W. Bush and John Kerry’s combined 2004 total.