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Do you know super PACs, "dark money," and Citizens United? Here's a quiz to test (and expand) your knowledge of money in American politics.

13. In rejecting public funds for his campaign in 2008, Barack Obama said he supported the concept of public funding but that the system was "broken." What did he argue the big problem was?

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That groups unaffiliated with campaigns can spend unlimited amounts to influence the election outcome.

 

That Wall Street bankers were in league behind his Republican opponent.

 

That accepting public funds wouldn't allow him to raise enough money for a credible campaign.

 

That too many Americans don't check the tax-form box to contribute to the election fund.

 
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