Messenger: Patriot Majority New Mexico

Candidate: Terry McMillan

Contest: House District 37

Date delivered: Oct. 17, 2016

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Message type: mailer

Message tone: negative

About the message: This is one of multiple mailers from super PAC Patriot Majority New Mexico making numerous allegations against GOP Rep. Terry McMillan, who is also a doctor. The claims of a Medicaid fraud investigation and patient lawsuit are outlined on the group's website. McMillan is being challenged by Democrat Joanne Ferrary.

About the messenger: Patriot Majority New Mexico is a super PAC that takes unlimited contributions and makes independent expenditures that aren's supposed to be coordinated with candidates or political parties. The group is an off-shoot of a national super PAC.

The messenger's money: In New Mexico, the group has received money from various labor unions and, most recently, from Everytown for Gun Safety, a group that advocates for stronger gun laws.

Click here for more details on Patriot Majority New Mexico's money