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Malloy, Foley Spending Money At Blistering Pace

Malloy, Foley Spending Money At Blistering Pace

With less than two weeks remaining before the election, the two major candidates for governor are spending money at a blistering pace. The latest campaign finance reports, filed Thursday, show that Republican business executive Tom Foley's campaign spent $2.275 million during the first 21 days of October. More than $2 million of that total was spent on television advertising and production costs. During the same 21-day period, the campaign of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy spent $1.2 million. That included more than $1 million for television and radio advertisements, along with salaries for campaign workers and other items. Malloy spent $21,750 for polling by the Global Strategy Group,...