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Ginsburg's death draws big surge of donations to Democrats

WorldNews Saturday, 19 September 2020
Ginsburg's death draws big surge of donations to DemocratsWASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats raised more than $31 million in the hours after Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death, demonstrating how the liberal icon's passing and the contentious nomination fight that lies ahead have already galvanized the party's base. The jaw-dropping sum was raised by noon Saturday after news of her death broke late Friday, according to a donation ticker on the website of ActBlue, the party's online fundraising platform. The 2020 campaign, which will decide control of the...
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