Russian Facebook ad buy in elections is 0.12% OF WHAT Dems and Republicans spent
Total election spending: $2.4 billion. Total Russian Facebook ad buy: $100,000. Total Clinton/Trump Facebook ad buys: $81 million. Russian Facebook ad buy in PA: $300. MI: $832. WI: $1979 (all but $54 before primary). Quote below from Sen. Burr:
— Byron York (@ByronYork) February 19, 2018
Byron York on Twitter tells us that the Russians are receiving a lot of credit for such a tiny part of total election spending. Russians paid $100K. Dems and Repubs spent $81M.
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