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slides: See How Much Worcester City Councilors Spent on the 2013 Election

Friday, January 24, 2014

 

Year-end campaign finance disclosures released this week show how much money was in play during Worcester's elections for city council, proving it takes money to win in politics even at the local level.

Read the full story here

In Massachusetts, campaign finance regulations require periodic filings through the state's Office of Campaign and Political Finance, and political candidates running in cities of more than 100,000 residents (Boston, Cambridge, Lowell, Springfield, and Worcester) are subject to further requirements.

While individual donations are limited to $500 annually in Massachusetts, candidates may use an unlimited amount of their own money.

See how much money Worcester's City Councilors spent in the 2013 election in the slides below

 

Related Slideshow: Worcester City Council Campaign Expenditures 2013

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Sarai Rivera

City Council District 4 (Unopposed)

Total Expenditures: $1,047.00

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $8,543.00

Liabilities: $0

Votes Received: 1,100

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Gary Rosen

City Council District 5

Total Expenditures: $2,045.21

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $2,590.00

Liabilities: $0

Votes Received: 2,289

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George Russell

City Council District 3 (Unopposed)

Total Expenditures: $4,115.77

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $11,538.00

Liabilities: $14,000

Votes Received: 1,454

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Konstantina Lukes

Councilor-At-Large

Total Expenditures: $6,377.76

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $7,043.00

Liabilities: $9,000.00

Votes Received: 6,520

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Frederick Rushton

Councilor-At-Large

Total Expenditures: $6,686.48

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $7,050.00

Liabilities: $11,173.00

Votes Received: 5,720

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Philip Palmeiri

City Council District 2

Total Expenditures: $9,871.90

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $14,855.00

Liabilities: $7,223.54

Votes Received: 1,119

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Kate Toomey

Councilor-At-Large

Total Expenditures: $11,793.07

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $12,290.00

Liabilities: $40,522.48

Votes Received: 8,133

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Anthony James Economou

City Council District 1

Total Expenditures: $15,349.28

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $12,043.00

Liabilities: $3,000.00

Votes Received: 2,464

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Michael Gaffney

Councilor-At-Large

Total Expenditures: $32,161.90

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $32,317.25

Liabilities: $0

Votes Received: 5,607

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Joseph Petty

Mayor, Councilor-At-Large

Total Expenditures: $32,491.65

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $32,190.00

Liabilities: $9,200.00

Votes Received: 8,854 Mayor, 8,451 Councilor-At Large

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Morris Bergman

Councilor-At-Large

Total Expenditures: $39,607.52

Total Contribution Receipts this Cycle: $42,818.00

Liabilities: $12,000

Votes Received: 6,768

 
 

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