Pelosi, House Democrats raise record $5.2M for campaign arm at DC fundraiser

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and House Democrats raked in more than $5 million for the party’s House campaign arm at a fundraiser in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday night, even as her party suffered a string of losses just across the Potomac River in Virginia.

The one-night haul was the largest fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), which is staring down a challenging map in the 2022 midterm elections. Republicans need to flip just five House seats to recapture control of the lower chamber, a goal that appears well within reach. …

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