Money Matters For NV’s Winning Candidates
(Las Vegas, NV) — Most of the candidates who won last Tuesday’s election spent more money than their rivals.
Federal campaign reports and ad figures from the “National Journal” show President Obama outspent Mitt Romney by nearly $15 per Nevada voter, most of it on television and radio spots.
In each of Nevada’s four Congressional races, the winning candidate outspent his or her rival.
U.S. Senate candidate Shelley Berkley spent nearly $5 more per voter than Dean Heller, but lost to the Republican incumbent.