GOP-allied group to spend $4 million in 8 states

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

WASHINGTON (AP) - Two Republican-allied groups plan to spend more than $4.2 million in political ads seeking to boost GOP candidates in eight key senate races. The ads comes as the Democratic Party spends its own money to contain potential Election Day losses.

Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies and its affiliate, American Crossroads, purchased one week of air time in Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Washington state, Colorado and Nevada. The two groups have spent nearly $14 million in advertising since August.

The two groups were created to supplement the work of the Republican Party, which has lagged democrats in fundraising.

Crossroads GPS is a tax-exempt nonprofit group that is not required to divulge its donors. American Crossroads is a political group under federal election law and discloses its contributors.
(COPYRIGHT 2010 BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.)


KKCO firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKCO 11News.

powered by Disqus
KKCO NBC 11 News 2531 Blichmann Avenue Grand Junction, CO 81505 Station Phone: 970.243.1111 Business Fax: 970.243.1770 Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793 News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 104343959 - nbc11news.com/a?a=104343959
Gray Television, Inc.