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Pelosi raised $87M for Dems last year

House of Representatives' Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised over $87 million for Democrats last year, the Executive Director for Nancy Pelosi for Congress Jorge Aguilar announced on Thursday.

The figure marks an increase of 76% compared to $49.5 million she gathered for the Democratic Party in 2017. House speaker raised $75 million directly for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, according to the statement. Since 2002, Pelosi has collected $815.5 million.

"Speaker Pelosi's significant record-breaking fundraising haul for 2019 is a direct reflection of voters' rising enthusiasm to expand our House Democratic Majority," Aguilar wrote on Twitter.

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