We Spent $6.9 Billion On This Election
Over $2.6 billion went to the presidential race alone, according to the Center for Responsive Politics.By Matt Picht | November 9, 2016
It comes out to about $6.9 billion. That's the projected spending on the latest round of federal elections.
That's according to the Center for Responsive Politics, which added up all of the campaign spending reported to the Federal Election Commission.