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How to waste $10 million

Posted by Matti Miranda on November 18, 2014 at 11:02 PM

An interesting piece on money and politics. Here, Byron Tau and Kenneth P. Vogel for POLITICO, published on November 6, 2014, speak on this issue. 

Embracing the irony of setting up a super PAC that would spend big money in order to fight super PACs and other groups that spend big money, Harvard professor Larry Lessig and GOP strategist Mark McKinnon went all-in on the idea voters would kick megadonors to the curb.

Tuesday, voters shrugged and cast their ballots for business as usual, leaving Mayday and Lessig — who emerged as its public personae — facing questions about the disconnect between its bold predictions and results.

Read the full story here: