Dilige et quod vis fac. ~ Saint Augustine
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but usually both funded candidates are funded because they will get goodies at taxpayer expense for different special interests, so it is still bought, just on both sides.
"Integrity means having to say things that people don't want to hear & especially to say things that the regime doesn't want to hear.” -Ron Paul
“To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.” ― Aristotle
“The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions.”― Ralph Waldo Emerson
The point is, there are races that are winnable and races that aren't. Every cycle, good money is thrown at candidate's who couldn't win their race under any circumstances. John Dennis, Peter Schiff, Art Robinson, and Kurt Bills come to mind. This Kentucky Senate Race looks like a loser. McConnell has the entire establishment behind him. He will have over $10 million if he wants it, probably more. He can call for help at any moment. He is also known as one of the greatest politicos in the history of the state. There are winnable races out there where money would matter more.
Everyone can do what they want with their own money, but I caution that this may not be the best use of that money.
Anyone who is slightly to the right is now beaten down hard by progressives and spendaholics.
The Blue Dogs are practically extinct.
It is an Obama, uber liberal party now.
The good news is that because they're overrun with progressives they won't get the House for a long time.
I think you are WAY too over generalizing and collectivizing. I'm not sure why you are doing it but it's distasteful at best.