The New Political Money Game

The New Political Money Game By Sue Sturgis Date on which a Supreme Court ruling for the first time allowed corporations, unions and other organizations to spend unlimited amounts of money on behalf of political candidates: 1/2010 Amount that interest groups and political parties have reported spending on advertising ahead of the November elections: $13.9 million Percent of that amount spent on behalf of Democrats: 15 Percent spent on behalf of Republicans: 85 Number of conservative groups that have reported spending more than $1 million in the [...]