How Free Market Democracy works

Isn’t this fun:

Just 47 people account for more than half (57.1 percent) of the $230 million raised by super PACs from individual donors, according to the study by US Public Interest Research Group and Demos, two liberal research and advocacy organizations. Just over 1,000 donors giving $10,000 or more were responsible for 94 percent of the money raised.

They calculate that it would take 321,000 middle-income families, donating an equivalent share of their wealth (0.15 percent), to match the Adelsons’ giving.

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