The 27 Politicians Who Raised the Most Money â€” And Still Lost
Posted on November 24, 2015 by Palmer Gibbs
As InsideGov, and just about every other politics news site, has pointed out, running for office is an expensive endeavor. There are TV ads to buy, a campaign staff to feed and lots of candidate-branded T-shirts and hats to make.
Provided all of that translates into a win come Election Day, itâ€™d be easy not to dwell on all the work in favor of another round of celebratory champagne. But what about when a candidate raises loads of cash yet canâ€™t convert all of that effort and money into a win at the polls?