Cost of Failure: Supporters Dole Out Millions for Failed Candidates

intro: Ron Paul's announcement Monday that he will stop actively campaigning in the 11 remaining Republican primary states puts him within inches of becoming the eighth major presidential candidate to fall to Mitt Romney in this election. If and when Paul decides to officially call it quits, his failed White House bid will have cost his backers more than $40 million, including spending from Paul's campaign and the super PAC supporting him. Indeed, those eight candidates' campaigns spent a...Full Story
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