Democracy for sale? (cont.)

In a follow-up piece, the Times continues to follow the money in politics. Turns out, business interests were not able to buy the presidential election — this time.

Casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, for example, spent millions in this campaign, backing eight conservative candidates. His record:  0-for-8.

Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam.     Photo: Patrick Fallon / NYTimes

Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam. Photo: Patrick Fallon / NYTimes

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