Four things to watch with March fundraising numbers

It’s another aspect of modern political campaigning that’s been reshaped by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

March 31 marks the end of the latest fundraising period for 2020 campaigns, but the deadline falls during a time on the election calendar when candidates up and down the ballot are grappling with how to adapt to a political landscape altered by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Presumptive 2020 Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has transitioned to hosting virtual fundraisers with donors as fears that the respiratory illness will spread even more across the country have forced millions to hunker down in their homes and avoid crowds larger than 10.

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