Whoever wrote this line in the op-ed that appeared under Carson’s name at Fox News has a rather impish sense of humor:
The commoditization of the electorate is precisely what drove me into this race.
And he will not surrender his dream until the bank account of the last
sucker mark American voter who is still willing to send him money has been drained to the greatest extent possible:
That’s why I’ve vowed to continue our campaign as long as we have revenue and support, until the people have decided.
The last clause of that sentence is just sort of dangling there, but again the guiding principle is clear enough.