Media Monitors Political Spot Update: Clinton, Sanders, Cruz Biggest Radio Ad Buyers In Last 10 Days
March 7, 2016 at 12:29 PM (PT)
MEDIA MONITORS' political ad report for FEBRUARY 26th-MARCH 6th shows HILLARY CLINTON running the most radio spots, a total of 6,815 ads (3,738 spots from her campaign, 2,906 spots from her Super PAC PRIORITIES USA ACTION, and 171 spots from the SEIU COPE union PAC. BERNIE SANDERS ran 4,589 spots, with 4,398 from the campaign and two union PACS buying for him as well, the NATIONAL NURSES UNITED PATIENT PROTECTION PAC with 123 spots and the CWA WORKING VOICES PAC with 68.
In third place but first among Republicans, TED CRUZ ran 3,024 spots, 979 from his campaign and 2,045 spots by the KEEP THE PROMISE I PAC, while DONALD TRUMP's campaign bought 338 spots, MARCO RUBIO 261 spots (208 by the CONSERVATIVE SOLUTIONS Super PAC and 53 by the CUBA DEMOCRACY PUBLIC ADVOCACY CORPORATION).
Among negative ads, AMERICAS PAC (96 spots) and FUTURE45 (20) combined for 166 anti-CLINTON spots, and the OUR PRINCIPLES PAC buying 78 spots attacking TRUMP.