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From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Florida TV spending: $20M for Clinton, $300K for Trump

Donald Trump and his allies are spending a fraction of what Hillary Clinton's team is on TV ads

NBC News

Donald Trump and his allies are spending a fraction of what Hillary Clinton's team is on TV ads

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There's good news and bad new for Hillary Clinton in the latest ad spending tracked by NBC News. The good news for her is that Donald Trump and his allies are almost invisible in paid TV ads, compared to her side. The bad news? So far in Florida at least, her overwhelming lead in campaign spending hasn't translated to a real lead in public polls.

From NBC:

Hillary Clinton and her allies are poised for a TV ad blitz of nearly $100 million dollars, compared to less than $1 million currently reserved on the airwaves by backers of Donald Trump.

According to ad-tracking data provided to NBC News by SMG Delta, Clinton's campaign and pro-Clinton group Priorities USA Action have reserved a combined $98 million through the fall so far, while pro-Trump PAC Rebuilding America Now has just about $817,000 set to air at this time....

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