Discussion in 'Current Events' started by BIV, Oct 26, 2012.
It's disgusting on how much money is raised and could've been put to better use.
The more 'heated' the campaign gets, the more money the media pocket$. And who controls how 'heated' it gets? Hmm.
Indeed. The system has just gotten out of hand.
We should have a spending limit. No donor limit. Just cap the spending.
Don't you hate it when both candidates agree to take public financing, then one candidate goes back on his word and spends nearly three times the other one?
I can't remember exactly who did that... but it must have been a Republican, because everyone knows they're the party that buys elections.
That's not what happened. Obama's spokesman said he would be open to such a negotiation if he was the nomine, with the other side. Original story: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0207/2871.html
Don't you hate when some message board asshole lies about stories (again) and doesn't want the First Amendment?
$2,000,000,000 for the election. Plethora of easily solved problems left unsolved.