Tuesday, August 05, 2003

If Kathryn Jean Lopez thinks this reflects poorly on Edwards . . .

Then what does it say of Bush?

More of [Edwards'] money, both in absolute dollars and as a percentage of his total, has come from contributors identified as homemakers or housewives than that of other Democratic candidates.

True. However, Bush received more money than any of the candidates - and three times that of Edwards - from 'Homemakers' and 'Housewives'.

Total Contributions from Housewives and Homemakers
CandidateContributionsContributors
Bush$3,114,7851,843
Edwards$1,065,868662
Kerry$865,300575
Gephardt$627,400409
Lieberman$709,050496
Dean$327,763319
Graham$308,250221
Sharpton$171,050118
Kucinich$170,950124
Braun$159,550113

That's what you get when you let the SCLM do your research for you.