His opponent, incumbent Republican Allen West spent over $18M.....On a Congressional race !
If Only He's Had Another Couple of Million...Crazy Spending in Florida House Race
A pol told me this past year, you better have a least a year of your life and three million dollars if you want to run for Congress. (How many of us have that ?) It's clear now, even that amount may not be enough in many districts.
We are rapidly getting the best Congress money can buy.
Allen West spent $18 million in losing effort - Tarini Parti - POLITICO.com