Big Spenders Don’t Always Win Elections, But They Win Quite Often (WVTF)

Stephen Farnsworth at the University of Mary Washington says the challenger invested heavily in direct mail. “And so there was a very high-dollar effort by Milde to flood the mailboxes in the district with lots of critical information arguing that Bob Thomas wasn’t a real Republican,” he says. Big Spenders Don’t Always Win Elections, But They Win Quite Often (WVTF)