For Immediate Release
Date: June 8, 2017
Contact: Ofirah Yheskel, firstname.lastname@example.org
RELEASE: Northam Campaign To Air New Ad “Not Alone”
Richmond, VA – Today, the Northam campaign announced it will begin airing a new ad entitled “Not Alone”. The ad comes on the heels of the Lt. Governor receiving the Washington Post endorsement, and the release of “Post.” The ad features Northam campaign Chair, Delegate Marcia Price, highlights the broad support from democrats across the commonwealth, including Senator Warner, Senator Kaine, Governor McAuliffe, Congressman Scott, Congressman McEachin, and the entire legislative caucus.
With a week to go in the primary, the campaign announced yesterday that it it raised over $2 million in the 2nd quarter. It has over $1,329,929 cash on hand as of the June 1st reporting deadline.
The campaign has a vast grassroots network with more than 53,214 contributions, and 8,057 to the candidate committee in this reporting period alone, with 82% of all contributions being $100 or less.
For this period, 89% of the total amount raised came from Virginians. For the cycle, 85% of the total amount raised for the cycle came from Virginians.
DELEGATE MARCIA PRICE: I’m Delegate Marcia Price and I support Dr. Ralph Northam for governor, and I’m not alone. Congressmen Bobby Scott and Don McEachin, the entire Democratic Caucus, Governor McAuliffe, and Senators Warner and Kaine all support Ralph Northam.
NARRATOR: Ralph Northam: Army doctor, pediatrician, and volunteer medical director of a children’s hospice. As Lieutenant Governor, he’s fighting to expand access to affordable healthcare. As Governor, Ralph Northam won’t let Donald Trump bring his hate into Virginia.