Sunday, September 30, 2012
Democrats today trotted out a new tactic for raising campaign cash: shame.
The email arrived this afternoon from the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, with the subject, “Your support record,” and the sender, “Democratic Headquarters.” It aimed point out to supporters that they hadn’t given campaign cash.
Take the one I received, for instance:
“We’re reviewing our Democratic supporter records in advance of tomorrow’s Federal Election Commission (FEC) deadline,” read the email. “Your record is copied and pasted below:
Supporter record: 11919797
Name: Daniel Halper
2012 Online Support: Pending
Suggested support: $3.00