Politics

What Can You Buy With $3.6 Billion — Candy

Lindsey Boerma
Oct. 26, 2010, 4:35 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: #6.

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6. 360 Mil­lion Bags of Hal­loween Candy:

For­get the health food; it’s Hal­loween. Why not buy a two-pound bag of Wonka As­sor­ted Candy for $9.99 for every man, wo­man, and child in the USA ““ plus about 50,000 ex­tras?

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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