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Rubio TV spending in Florida approaches $7 million, much of it attacking Trump



Marco Rubio’s super PAC has spent at least $4.3 million in attack ads against Donald Trump in Florida, a sign of how concerned Rubio’s camp is about the state.

All told, Rubio forces have spent $6.7 million in Florida, according to ad tracking data compiled by NBC News.

Trump has spent $1.5 million.

Outside groups American Future Fund, Club for Growth and Our Principles PAC have spent a combined $4.2 million against Trump.

The rundown:

•        Team Rubio: $6.7 million (about $4.3 million of which has been in anti-Trump ads)

•        Anti-Trump: $4.2 million (American Future Fund, Club for Growth, Our Principles PAC). That doesn’t include the $4.3 million from Rubio Super PAC

•        Team Trump: $1.5 million

•        Team Clinton: $100,000

•        Team Sanders: $45,000

[Last modified: Thursday, March 10, 2016 2:31pm]


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