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Are deep-pocketed donors crucial to get a proposition passed?




Proposition 38 backer Molly Munger is pulling  a TV ad that attacks Gov. Brown's rival measure.
Proposition 38 backer Molly Munger is pulling a TV ad that attacks Gov. Brown's rival measure.

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So we know lots and lots of money is poured into the California initiative process, and it's a fact that deep-pocketed donors can help get the word out.

But how much difference does money make when it comes to actually passing a proposition?

For more on this we turn to Jamie Court. He's the President of Consumer Watchdog, a consumer advocacy group.