In the race for the District 3 City Council seat, former City Councilmember Julian Polvorosa and former Recreation and Parks Commissioner Diana Souza are competing in a runoff election on November 7. In the June 2006 primary, neither candidate garnered more than 50% of the vote -- Souza received 5399 votes (41.39%) and Polvorosa received 5196 votes (39.83%).
According to campaign disclosure statements, Polvorosa raised $3,799 between July 1, 2006 and September 30, 2006. The Sentinels contributed $2,500 and contributions of $500 each were received from Charles Kline Management, Inc. and Charles Kline.
Polvorosa's campaign spent $600 for the Early Voter slate mailer and $350 for the Trivia Bee. As of September 30, 2006, Polvorosa had spent $13,903 since the beginning of the year and had $6,910 on hand.
Click here to see Polvorosa's complete campaign finance disclosures for this period.
Souza raised $2,215 between July 1, 2006, and September 30, 2006. Souza's campaign received contributions of $500 from Hanson, Bridgett, Marcus, Vlahos & Rudy, LLP and $200 from BearWare, Inc. Souza also loaned her campaign $1,300.
Souza's campaign expenditures included $1,250 to Your Ballot Guide (a slate mailer), $603.56 to BelAire Displays, $350 to the California Voter Guide (a slate mailer), and $275 to the Estudillo Homeowner's Association. As of September 30, 2006, Souza had spent $9,780.07 since the beginning of the year and had $31.23 on hand.
Click here to see Souza's complete campaign finance disclosures for this period.Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at October 8, 2006 9:08 AM | TrackBack