Skip to comments.Liberal Hypocrisy a Sign of the "Times"
Posted on 06/28/2012 5:58:09 AM PDT by Aspenhuskerette
What a difference four years make. Around this time in 2008, Sen. Barack Obama was well on his way to shattering every campaign fundraising record on the books. Before his campaign was over, the great reformer from Chicago decided public campaign financing wasn't so great after all and he passed it up in favor of accepting almost three-quarters of a billion dollars in contributions.
But for a handful of muted good-government voices, the entire political left celebrated Obama's fundraising as proof of his extraordinary support and mass appeal. When it was over, the president-elect outspent his political opponent, John McCain, by more than 3-to-1.
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