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Cruz outspends Rubio in Super Tuesday states



Ted Cruz is outspending Marco Rubio by almost 2-to-1 on ads heading into Super Tuesday.

Cruz and his super PAC allies have spent $6.2 million, according to NBC News, which relies on ad tracker SMG Delta. Rubio’s team has spent $3.5 million, including about $960,000 in Texas and $690,000 in Virginia.

Donald Trump has spent $1.1 million.

Rubio has consistently been one of the top spenders of the election, usually running second only to now former candidate Jeb Bush.

[Last modified: Monday, February 29, 2016 12:04pm]


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