U.S. electoral politics http://wamc.org en Steve Cowan & Ivette Alfonso - 'PRICELE$$' http://wamc.org/post/steve-cowan-ivette-alfonso-pricele <p>This year&rsquo;s U.S. presidential and congressional contests are expected to be the most expensive elections in the nation&rsquo;s history. Despite the still struggling economy, millions of dollars are being poured into campaign war-chests and the accounts of political action committees, leaving many wondering, &ldquo;Where does the money come from?&rdquo;</p> Thu, 03 May 2012 16:00:00 +0000 38184 at http://wamc.org