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Brown's media money goes to Baltimore market
Brown's media money goes to Baltimore market

When it comes to media spending, Democrats Anthony G. Brown and Douglas F. Gansler are like distance runners intent on keeping their rival close. The two most visible candidates in the primary for governor each spent more than $2 million on television and radio advertising from early March until late May, according to documents and campaign interviews. But there is a difference. Trying to seize an advantage in the Baltimore battleground, Brown outspent Gansler by more than two-thirds on network broadcast stations in the Baltimore market. All of the Democratic candidates — Brown, Gansler and Del. Heather Mizeur — are from the Washington suburbs, so the Baltimore region has...