New members of Congress hit the ground running...rasing money

The Huffington Post has a story today highlighting how newly elected lawmakers are quickly learning what's important in Congress--fundraising.   

 

"It's before they even find the bathrooms or K Street," said David Donnelly, the national campaign director for the Public Campaign Action Fund. "It happens after every election. Individuals even before they become members of Congress, they are introduced to the way Washington really works... The practical reality is that they have to spend their time raising money rather than working on the things they want to fix."

 

For the full story, click here.