Meg Whitman Spent $47. Per Vote

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    Self-funders strike out big time - Jeanne Cummings - POLITICO.com


    To get a sense of how badly Meg Whitman miscalculated in investing more than $143 million of her own money in her 13-point loss in the California governor’s race against Democrat Jerry Brown, it’s useful to parse her spending:

    Her cost per vote: $47. His cost per vote: $6.34.
     
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    Please enter a bid of 49.50 or more.
     
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    There goes the shitting in the pants about money in campaigns buying votes.
     
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    I heard that the WWE lady in CT spent $100 per vote.
     
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    the 'buy it now' option wasn't working for her....
     

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