The public files ... showed more purchases by another mainland political action committee, VoteVets.org, which put down $9,532 for 22 spots on Hawaii News Now stations. The group has said it will spend $75,000 on TV ads for Honolulu City Council member Tulsi Gabbard, who is running for the 2nd Congressional District. So far, $65,000 in total spending from the group has shown up in the files.
Gabbard's top competitor, Mufi Hannemann, spent $32,520 for 33 spots on KGMB. All of his ads are one minute long and began airing May 24 through June 3.
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