Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

DA Hopeful Brandenburg Spent $85,125 in Oct.(Metro & New Mexico)

Byline: Bruce Daniels Journal Staff Writer


Report Shows Vernon Expenses at $43,791

Democratic district attorney candidate Kari Brandenburg loaned herself another $62,000 and out spent her Republican opponent L. Skip Vernon by nearly 2 to 1 in October, according to finance reports for October filed Thursday with the Secretary of State's Office.

For radio and television advertising in October, Brandenburg spent about $65,000 to Vernon's approximately $13,000, the reports said.

The last campaign finance report before Election Day showed Brandenburg began the last month of the campaign with $22,190 on hand and Vernon had an opening balance of $3,567. …

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