Watch this video.
In 2006 Obama thought public financing will SAVE tax payers money. Well, I guess now, he does not care if he saved money anymore! Since he is the $500 million man. As ABC blog correctly puts:
'We have found the new politics -- and it can spend half a billion dollars to win an election.'and the ABC blog goes on to say:
"Obama made a coldly calculating decision based on a desire to win. He tossed aside a pledge rather than throwing away the single biggest advantage he enjoys over his rival."
H/T for the Video: Political Punch
UPDATE II: Obama alienates the editors...Read here