applying for the presidential nomination on behalf of Republicans for the first time beat president Barack Obama. Not in surveys but the amount of funds collected in a month for an election campaign.
In May Romney received the over 76.8 million of dollars. It is for 17 m dollars more than Obama, which collected the 60 m USD the working president still has at his disposal bigger from it with funds for the campaign.
However, more and more influential groups are counting on the republican candidate - last month he collected twice as much money from them than in April.
Romneya prices rose all over it, when in primary elections got the least of 1144 delegates to the primary party convention towards the end of May in Florida, happening with official GOP nominee to the White House.