• This is Why Money Doesn’t Actually Win Elections

    You may think it’s obvious that money influences elections. You’re definitely right, but perhaps for different reasons than you think.

    Ever since Citizens United was decided a little over a decade ago, the U.S. political landscape has drastically transformed. By far the biggest change is the sheer amount of money being pumped into each election cycle.

    Whether the election is at the federal level, the state level, or your grandma’s local bingo club, you can be sure there is a super Political Action Committee (super PAC) waiting behind the scenes to throw money at their preferred candidate.…