Money in politics
America Spends Billions on Elections But Ranks Near the Bottom for Voter Turnout
As part of our Vote Now series, VICE Impact will be featuring content and campaigns that address a broken electoral system in America, and how the nation can do better.
The 1% want President Hillary Clinton
Campaign finance data shows that the nation's elites favor one presidential candidate over another — Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump — more than they have in any election since 1896.
Hillary Clinton is raising millions from hedge funds, thanks to Citizens United
It's a stark contrast to her primary opponent, Senator Bernie Sanders, whose campaign was fueled primarily by small donations and who vocally refused to create super PACs of his own.