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This month’s elections featured an avalanche of independent spending designed to persuade voters to support or oppose particular candidates. Anyone who lives in a state with one or more competitive races on the 2010 ballot witnessed the overwhelming number of campaign advertisements. The Sunlight Foundation estimates that more than $450 million was spent on these independent activities this year, not including money spent by the candidates themselves and by the political parties.

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