Scott Brown is officially kicking off his campaign for re-election today at Mechanic's Hall in Worcester, MA. In response, the Warren campaign has launched a money bomb to show Senator Brown that we mean business - a one-way ticket from Washington, DC to Wrentham, MA is in his future! Here's Mindy Myers, Professor Warren's campaign manager:
On Thursday, January 19th -- the two-year anniversary of Scott Brown's special election victory -- he's officially launching his 2012 reelection campaign with some big, attention-grabbing events in Massachusetts.
It's a critical time for us to demonstrate that the momentum we have in this race is real -- and that we have the strength and resources to beat the powerful interests backing Scott Brown.
So, on Thursday, January 19th, we are planning to make a big splash of our own. We are planning a massive, one-day fundraising drive -- they've been called a "money bomb" -- to raise as much money as possible to support Elizabeth.
And to do it, we need your help.
So far, there's well over $500,000 pledged, a massive improvement over the $100,000 that was pledged when I last diaried about this topic. Now let's push that total even higher! Here's the all-important linky...
Here's some video of Professor Warren at a recent campaign appearance in Franklin, MA, answering a question from a voter:
Please donate what you can - people power makes a difference!
10:09 AM PT: Well, my little diary here has been eclipsed by one from the candidate herself - thanks, everyone, for your support! We're going to win this thing, there's no doubt in my mind!