The Washington Post

Some Democrats don't think Washington has a spending problem, while others say it does. Adopting the former position is a politically risky proposition.

  • Sean Sullivan and Aaron Blake
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  • Feb 15, 2013
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Do yourself a favor and spend four minutes watching this video.

The DNC had less than one-tenth the cash of its GOP counterpart at the end of August and actually has more debt ($11.7 million) than cash ($7.1 million).

The answer lies in the complicated world of campaign finance.