Errr, actually the seven. Since that’s what I could screengrab. Mother Jones calculates how much money incumbents raise per hour on a typical day. (via ymgonzaland endthebushtaxcuts)
The average member of the House of Representatives has to raise $367 for every hour they’re supposedly serving their constituents to pay for their re-election campaigns. The average senator needs to wrangle $819 per hour. …
Data from the Center for Responsive Politics. Assumes 40 hours a week of fundraising, 50 weeks a year, for full term in office. Based on cost of members’ most recent election.
Posted on Monday, June 25th 2012