Thompson begins fundraising with call to 100 friends

Youngman, Sam
June 2007
Hill;6/6/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 66, p1
The article reports that the First-Day Founders have constituted the initial fundraising infrastructure for the White House bid of ex-Senator Fred Thompson in the U.S. The founding group, which is composed of 100 people, have taken part in a conference wherein they were asked to raise a total of $46,000 for the effort. According to Barbara Outhier, Thompson has called her to begin recruiting volunteers for the effort since the campaign will be behind in fundraising.


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