Cost of the election? Not as high as you think! From Cheers & Jeers this morning: Cost of the 2008 presidential and congressional campaigns: $5.3 billion Amount Americans spent on Halloween candy: $6 billion (Source: The Week) About these ads Share this:TwitterFacebookGoogle +1DiggRedditStumbleUponEmailPrintLinkedInPinterestTumblrLike this:Like Loading... This entry was posted in Election 2008. Bookmark the permalink.