Lawrence Lessig, a Harvard University law professor with a unique policy agenda that centers on passing one piece of legislation to end the influence of money in Washington, announced his candidacy in September and in a month raised $1 million. Still, Democratic National Committee rules stipulate that candidates must poll above 1 percent in three separate polls to participate in Tuesday's debate, and Lessig missed the mark.
Posted at 1:42 PM, Oct 12, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-12 14:31:41-04
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