Citizens United is not the culprit
Second, let's look at spending -- but wait a minute -- the state of Washington is one of 26 states that allowed unlimited spending not directly on a candidate anyway. Further, if you look deeper into funding of Super PACs and you will find that 18 percent of funding comes from corporations, 26 percent from unions and non-profits, and 55 percent is actually from individuals. Super-PACs must also report all of their donors to the federal government. The information was easily obtained from the Federal Elections Commission website; it is crazy what research and reality can do to rhetoric from supposed journalists.