That means, according to calculations by Picard, she raised 46 cents of every dollar Bernie stole.
For this, they pay a total of 89 cents in interest over the life of the loan.
They also are pushing back on the numbers that Obama and the Democrats are using, saying 77 cents on the dollar is not accurate.
late 14c., from Latin centum "hundred" (see hundred). Middle English meaning was "one hundred," but it shifted 17c. to "hundredth part" under influence of percent. Chosen in this sense in 1786 as a name for a U.S. currency unit by Continental Congress. The word first was suggested by Robert Morris in 1782 under a different currency plan. Before the cent, Revolutionary and colonial dollars were reckoned in ninetieths, based on the exchange rate of Pennsylvania money and Spanish coin.