Research, chart by OpenSecrets.org
WASHINGTON–The magnitude of President Obama’s second quarter fund-raising success is seen best in comparison to GOP 2012 rivals:
$46.3 million: Obama (not counting related donations to the Democratic National Committee.
$18.3 million: Mitt Rommney
$4.5 million: Ron Paul
$4.3 million: Tim Pawlenty
$3.6 million: Michele Bachmann
$2.1 million: Newt Gingrich
$2.0 million: Herman Cain
$ 582,348: Rick Santorum
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