| Where We Stand | Where We Stand. This is exciting for me. Barack Obama is more or less tied with the front runner in terms of dollars raised (shattering records from previous elections), and he did so “without taking any money from PACs or federal lobbyists.” By every other measure, particularly the number of donors – and the number of online donors, his campaign has blown away the competition. This feels to me very like a 21st century grass roots effort. Follow the link to learn more.

PS: These numbers include my first ever contribution to a political campaign. ;)