In the District 4 San Leandro City Council race, Chris Crow narrowly out-raised his opponents, reporting $4,505 in contributions. Darlene Daevu reported raising $3,300 and Benny Lee reported raising $2,288. Justin Hutchison had not filed a statement as of October 8, 2012. However, Daevu and Lee ended the reporting period with more cash on hand because of personal loans that each made to their campaigns.
There are no campaign contribution limits in San Leandro, so individuals and businesses may contribute any amount of money to local campaigns. Donations of $99 or less do not have to be itemized, but candidates are required to report the source of any donation of $100 or more.
Pre-election campaign statements for current City Council candidates were due October 5, 2012, and are summarized below.
Crow reported $4,293 in his campaign account from $4,505 in contributions and $1,177 in personal loans to his campaign. Crow reported $1,677 in outstanding campaign debt.
Significant contributions to Crow included:
Crow's expenses included $316 to In and Out Printing.
Daevu reported $11,167 in her campaign account from $3,300 in contributions and a $7,500 personal loan to her campaign. Daevu reported $7,500 in outstanding campaign debt.
Significant contributions to Daevu included:
Daevu's campaign expenses included:
Benny Lee reported $5,473.94 in his campaign account from contributions totaling $2,288 and $10,000 in personal loans to his campaign. Lee reported $12,000 in outstanding campaign debt.
Significant contributions to Lee's campaign included:
Lee's campaign expenses included:
The election will be held on November 6, 2012, and will be the second time that ranked choice voting is used in San Leandro elections. The last day to register to vote is October 22, 2012.Posted by Mike Katz-Lacabe at October 8, 2012 3:51 PM | TrackBack