Hulu, Roku have become hotbeds for political ads, revealing loopholes in federal electoral law
The Democratic presidential candidates also see an opportunity and have stepped up their streaming offensive. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) Spent at least $ 326,000 on political ads on Hulu between November 1 and December 31, according to a Washington Post analysis of federal electoral commission records. A week before voters in Iowa began election rally, former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign announced its own Hulu commercial. And Pete Buttigieg, the former mayor of South Bend, Ind., Spent more than $ 100,000 on advertising on Roku in November, along with additional advertising spending on Hulu, according to FEC spending records.