Colbert Suggests A ‘Change We Can Believe In’ Tip Jar To Help Dems Raise Money | Talking Points Memo

While Republican fundraising is “sunny with a chance of cash,” the financial forecast for Democrats is “partly cloudy with a chance of fighting a seagull for half a hot dog bun,” Stephen Colbert said on Wednesday.Democrats are facing a big fundraising shortfall ahead of the national convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. Democrats only have themselves to blame, Colbert said, because they refused to accept corporate donations for the convention and are trying to raise taxes on the nation’s top 1 percent.

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