Republicans and Democrats both spending almost $1 million a day to win your vote....

KAINE, DNC, RNC, RGA RIGHT DIRECTION, Kristi noem, kim reynolds

Democrats and Republicans are neck and neck in spending. Over the last month and change, Republicans have spent 28.7 million and Democrats have spent $28.8 million. Out of the more than 500 candidates/PAC we looked at, 256 Republican PACs spent $29 million and 250 Democratic PACs also spent approx. $29 million.

 

RGA Right Direction PAC topped the list spending $6 million. RGA stands for Republican Governors Association so you know which way they lean. RGA Right Direction gave $1 million to Kim Reynolds in Iowa and $250 thousand to Kristi Noem in South Dakota. Pretty much the rest was spent on Media.

 

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) spent $3 million over the last month or so. Of that $504 thousand was spent on Salaries. Good to work for the DNC. They also had an almost $850 thousand dollar American Express bill. Who gets all the AMEX points they earn. Tim Kaine in Virginia spent $2.5 million. The majority of course was spent on media, but he also spent $135 thousand on Salaries and another $100 thousand on polling.

 

The Republican National Committee (RNC) came in third in spending at $2.8 million. The RNC paid $288 thousand to the IRS, $191 thousand on Building Maintenance and then $300 thousand on telemarketing. That is a lot of money for “building Maintenance” and a lot more money spent annoying people with unwanted calls…