Date delivered: Oct. 11, 2016
Message type: online ad
Message tone: negative
About the message: This is one of a series of webpages put together by super PAC NM Together criticizing GOP legislative candidates. This page attacks Republican Greg Baca, of Belen, who is challenging Democratic Senate Majority Leader Michael Sanchez. It mentions that Baca has been charged with DWI and fighting, which Baca disclosed in an Albuquerque Journal survey. "In 2003, I plead guilty to a DWI. In 1993, I was charged with an affray which was dismissed," Baca said.
About the messenger: New Mexico Together is a super PAC, taking unlimited donations to pay for independent spending, not coordinated with candidates or political parties. Such spending doesn't have to be reported in detail under New Mexico's campaign finance laws.
The messenger's money: New Mexico Together is primarily funded by teachers unions.