Date delivered: Oct. 22, 2016
Message type: mailer
Message tone: negative
About the message: This mailer from Patriot Majority New Mexico accuses GOP Rep. Andy Nunez of misusing campaign money to pay his expenses. He is being challenged by Democrat Nathan Small.
About the messenger: Patriot Majority New Mexico is a Washington, D.C., based PAC affiliated with the national Patriot Majority organization, a progressive group. The group is a super PAC that takes unlimited contributions to make independent expenditures, which aren't supposed to be coordinated with candidates or political parties.
The messenger's money: Patriot Majority gets most of its money from unions, including those for teachers and public employees.