Outside Groups Spend Big on TV Ads in Michigan

6:23 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Outside Groups Spend Big on TV Ads in Michigan

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Director of Michigan Campaign Finance Network says Supreme Court rulings have opened the door to more independent spending in state campaigns
Michigan voters were exposed to nearly $18 million in television ads about the candidates for governor and U.S. Senate during the first six months of the year about one-fifth of the spending came from the candidates themselves.