GOV ARTICLE - Radames Velez Professor Melnick Mr Messam a democrat running for president only raised about five dollars from july to september Five

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Radames Velez Professor Melnick 10/15/19 Mr. Messam a democrat running for president only raised about five dollars from july to september. Five dollars compared to the twenty five million dollars hauls that runners such as Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren are receiving. But Mr. Messam’s campaign, against all odds, is still operating with a surplus, because according to its Federal Election Commission filing on Tuesday, it spent zero dollars in the third quarter. Mr.Messam has barely been active on his campaign and people are wondering why he is even bothering to run for president. His website has not even been updated in the past few months, it is almost like he doesn't want to run anymore or that being president is some kind of joke. Its donation section still refers to a threshold of 65,000 donors to
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Unformatted text preview: make the next debate, but the requirement has been raised twice and is now at 165,000. I personally believe that running for president should not be taken as light hearted as this man has taken it. I honestly believe that if you make a goal for yourself you should try everything in your power to achieve that goal. Either Mister Messam is not taking this seriously or honestly no one cares enough to support him. His name does not hold records to names like Bernie Sanders who is also a democrat or someone like Donald Trump who is a Republican that brings in a lot of money for himself and whatever reelection campaign he has planned....
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