NPR logo

Presidential Candidates Wield the Fundraising Club

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/9261658/9261659" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Presidential Candidates Wield the Fundraising Club

Interviews

Presidential Candidates Wield the Fundraising Club

Presidential Candidates Wield the Fundraising Club

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/9261658/9261659" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Election day 2008 is over a year away. Yet presidential candidates are already holding large fundraising events, and spending money on their campaigns.

Anthony Corrado, a professor of government, speaks with Scott Simon about shifts in campaign fundraising patterns.