Over the course of a year, his campaign has out-raised Clinton s, amassing more than 6 million mostly small-dollar donations and drawn record-breaking crowds, with more than 28,000 people turning out to his Brooklyn rally in April alone.
Bernie is great, says Saikat Chakrabarti, who worked as Sanders director of organizing technology until April, but we ve got to keep this political revolution going.
That way, the candidates won t have to mount their own fundraising campaigns, and the community of donors and volunteers can focus their resources on a single entity.
Those earlier campaigns built strong grassroots communities.
Now, almost all of these groups are hanging out on Reddit, Facebook, and Twitter, and Slack, Chakrabarti says.
says Joe Trippi, who served as Dean s campaign manager in 2004.