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WashSpeak: $35,800

The legal, maximum amount for campaign donations is $35,800.

The legal, maximum amount for campaign donations is $35,800. Roughly, $5,000 goes to the Obama campaign, which is the maximum, per-person contribution.

The DNC can also receive a maximum of $30,800 per year from an individual.

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