HOUSTON (CBSDFW.COM) — Since his appearance on the second GOP presidential debate on Wednesday, Sen. Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign has seen fundraising surge above $1 million.READ MORE: 19-Year-Old Tello Hernandez Faces Intoxication Manslaughter Charge Following Fatal Crash
The Cruz for President campaign has raised $1,015,973.98 in the first 48 hours since the debate, according to a press release.READ MORE: Homeowner Terry Duane Turner Charged In Slaying Of Motorist Adil Dghoughi In His Driveway
“I am thrilled by the outpouring of financial support we’ve seen in such a short amount of time,” Cruz said.
This total comes from more than 15,000 donations, the press release said. The average online donation was $49.54.MORE NEWS: Dallas Neighborhood Crime Spike Has Many Questioning, 'Is Uptown Going Downhill?'
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