Statement from Campaign Manager DuHaime: Campaign has $11.5M total as of the end of 2007, $7M cash on hand for the nomination fight. Reassures they’ll have enough money for Florida, beyond. Read it here.
Release comes after reports of budget crunch: AP says about a dozen senior campaign staffers are forgoing January paychecks.
Giuliani aide tells The Page: “Several members of our staff wanted to work without pay — including the campaign manager — as a way to contribute more to our efforts. . . . That said, our campaign is not — and has never been — living hand to mouth.” Read full statement here.
But: An insider tells CNN “it was more telling than asking.”