“BREAKING THE LAW” — Doing the Math, doing the math, doing the math.
(And this is math, as opposed to arithmetic.)
News reports aver that That Obama has garnered $150 million in contributions during September.
More-recent news reports inform us that the Obama campaign may be accepting … erm … invalid credit-card charges, through the disabling of address verification security protocols.
Solving for x, we arrive at the probable conclusion (assign your own value between zero and one) that some significant portion of that $150M will be charged back.
One wonders if the merchant service will also assess penalties. They do for small businesses in the <$250K /annum brackets.