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Clinton-Trump ad spending in Florida nears $32 million



Presidential TV ad spending in Florida is up to $31.6 million, according to new figures.

Hillary Clinton and allies have spent $25.8 million, with about $12 million coming from the super PAC Priorities USA Action.

Donald Trump and allies, mainly the Rick Scott-led super PAC Rebuilding America Now, have spent $5.7 million.

From NBC News, here are the top 10 advertising markets across the country:

  1. Orlando-Dayton Beach-Melbourne, FL: $11.2 million
  2. Tampa-St. Pete-Sarasota, FL: $10.2 million
  3. Cleveland-Akron, OH: $8.2 million
  4. Las Vegas, NV: $6.1 million
  5. Columbus, OH: $5.8 million
  6. Charlotte, NC: $4.9 million
  7. West Palm Beach-Ft. Pierce, FL: $4.7 million
  8. Denver, CO: $4.4 million
  9. Philadelphia, PA: $3.9 million
  10. Raleigh-Durham: $3.8 million

[Last modified: Wednesday, August 24, 2016 10:20am]


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