Sharen Neuhardt, candidate of the 1%

Who cares that you start your campaign $92K in the hole, as soon as you turn on the new campaign, the money rolls in, $97,510, and you pay off your former political consultant a 4-year-old debt of $5k, you start paying yourself back on the loans you made, and you collect the money for the primary AND the general all at once (two checks of $2,500) as if the law that limits the campaign to $2,500 per cycle makes a difference. You don’t play by the rules the everyday candidate has to play by.

Take a look at this filing from the FEC. Her check of $2,700 to NGP VAN for her software rental was almost half of all I raised.

She hired a staffer (obviously to call donors for her) Uriah Anderson, for about $1,600 every two weeks. She spent $19,873.02 and this was the filing through Feb. 15th (I was too busy running to do the proper reporting).

We have the best candidate money could buy- and she won with a paltry 7,530 votes. That works out to: $12.95 a vote.

If she continues on that pace, and has to beat just Turner’s primary vote- of 79,548 at $12,95 a vote, she needs to raise: $1,030,123 ignoring the fact that the general election will have a much higher turnout. No matter what, she’s going to need at least 2 commas in her campaign chest.

While this filing doesn’t have the huge PAC money in it yet- it’s coming. Read it and wake up. We’re on our way to another auction for Congress. Sharen Neuhardt Pre-primary 2012 FEC Filing

Who needs to say anything. Money talks.

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11 Comments on "Sharen Neuhardt, candidate of the 1%"

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Diane

1. In the United States, the lawyers make the rules.
2. Sharon Neuhardt is a lawyer.
3. See #1 above.

As soon as I can retire, I’m expatriating to Central America.

Lynn

Hey David, you seem to be very knowledgeable about the board of elections.  I believe I got an all republican ballot the other day.  I wanted to vote for Sheriff Plummer because I love him and a few republican judges.  If a person votes openly regardless of party, versus strickly for one party, do you have to say independent or you only get a one party ballot?

Thanks  Lynn

Lynn

Im not real well versed in politics because as I said in person to ou,  I hate the political nonsense of trying to get things done.  I hate phony too.

How did you do?  Do you know yet?  I didnt realize until I spoke to someone that Obama was on there.  I said I didnt Obama on mine, only a bunch of racists and Ron Paul, lol

When do I get a tour of your hood with you?

Ryan Steele
Ryan Steele

David, thought you might get a kick out of this; it’s not exact, but I spent aprox. 6/10 of a cent per vote… that has to be some kind of record. :)

David Lauri

One of the commenters on this thread seems to be related to regular Esrati.com commenter Gary.

joe_mamma
Diane

As soon as I figure out it’s a robo-call, I hang up…always. Who the heck listens through those things anyway? And who the heck votes just because some idiotic computer told them too?!?!?

Wow. There must be a lot of genuinely brain-dead people out there.

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