Date delivered: Nov. 3, 2016
Message type: mailer
Message tone: negative
About the message: This is one of several mailers from super PAC New Mexico Together highlighting Republican Senate candidate Greg Baca's brushes with the law. 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. Baca is challenging Senate Majority Leader Michael Sanchez.
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.