Citizens United Money Globe (by DonkeyHotey, via Flickr)

This is a companion piece to the Hopeful Story, “People Understand the Money-In-Politics Problem, But Media Doesn’t?” This shows us why big corporate media is not inclined to encourage candidates or voters to believe we can win against big money. They, the media, get the bulk of the money in politics. Obama’s campaign is but one example.

Read more at National Journal: “How Do Presidential Candidates Spend $1 Billion?”

Photo credit: Citizens United Money Globe by DonkeyHotey (CC BY-SA 2.0), via Flickr.