Politics

What Can You Buy With $3.6 Billion — iPads

Lindsey Boerma
Oct. 26, 2010, 4:36 p.m.

What’s this cam­paign worth to you? Na­tion­al Journ­al looks at 12 oth­er ways you could have spent the $3.6 bil­lion that’s been spent on Sen­ate and House races so far. Be­low: #11.

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11. 7.2 Mil­lion iPads:

The low­est-end iPad of­fer­ing 16 GB and Wi-Fi runs at Apple.com for $499, which means that $3.6 mil­lion would af­ford the product to 7,200,000 people.

See what else you could buy for $3.6 bil­lion: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12

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