Crazy facts (3:00) :
- .26% of American gave $200 or more to any federal candidate.
- .05% gave the maximum amount to any federal candidate.
- .01% (1% of the 1%) gave $10,000 or more to federal candidates.
- In the last election cycle, .000042% (that's 132 Americans) gave 60% of the Super PAC money spent.
Something's gotta give...
Hard? Perhaps. But what's the alternative?
(then again, maybe it's not so tough... "a single statute... for small dollar-funded elections" (11:30))