President Obama leads his wife and daughters from the stage at the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena in uptown Charlotte Sept. 6, 2012. Dan Murrey was charged with raising $37 million for many of the activities surrounding the Charlotte convention. But rules handed down from President Barack Obama and his re-election campaign made it harder.
President Obama leads his wife and daughters from the stage at the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena in uptown Charlotte Sept. 6, 2012. Dan Murrey was charged with raising $37 million for many of the activities surrounding the Charlotte convention. But rules handed down from President Barack Obama and his re-election campaign made it harder. TODD SUMLIN tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com
President Obama leads his wife and daughters from the stage at the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena in uptown Charlotte Sept. 6, 2012. Dan Murrey was charged with raising $37 million for many of the activities surrounding the Charlotte convention. But rules handed down from President Barack Obama and his re-election campaign made it harder. TODD SUMLIN tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com

Democrats don’t have their hands tied raising convention money this year

May 03, 2016 04:11 PM