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Romney Fundraiser A 'Psychological Boost' To Supporters04:47

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The 2012 campaign coffers of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney just got a whole lot bigger. During a one-day telephone call fund drive in Nevada Monday, Romney staffers raised a whopping $10 million.

The performance will reverberate in the GOP presidential primary race. Politico senior reporter Jonathan Martin joined Morning Edition Tuesday to explain how.

This program aired on May 17, 2011.

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