[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/images/08/15/art.mccainjuly.ap.jpg caption="McCain set a new personal fundraising best in July, says his campaign."] (CNN) - John McCain’s campaign said Friday that he raised $27 million in July – his best monthly fundraising haul yet.
The total bests his $21 million total in June, the presumptive Republican nominee's previous best. “This is now the fifth month in a row that we have exceeded the month before in terms of total fundraising,” said campaign manager Rick Davis on a conference call with reporters.
Barack Obama’s campaign has not yet announced its fundraising total for the month of July. The campaign has reported it pulled in roughly $52 million in donations in June.
Listen: McCain campaign manager Rick Davis lays out the details on a conference call with reporters