Messenger: Patrick Lyons

Candidate: Patrick Lyons

Contest: Commissioner of Public Lands

Affiliation: R

Date delivered: Aug. 21, 2018

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Message type: online ad

Message tone: positive

About the message:

This Facebook ad's purpose is to direct people to "like" the Lyons for Lands Commissioner Facebook page. It states that Lyons supports funding for education for the blind. 

Less than $100 have been spent on this ad. 25% of the audience reached have been women ages 65 and older. 

About the messenger:

Lyons is a third generation New Mexican. His career in politics began in 1992 and he has served as New Mexico Public Regulation Commissioner for District 2 since 2011. He is also the owner of Lyons Angus Ranch. 

The messenger's money:

As of Sept. 10, Lyons had raised $265,200. He had spent $83, 391 and had $183, 568 cash on hand. The next filing date is Oct. 15.

Lyons' top donor is Mesilla Valley Transporation Services, LLC, from Las Cruces, NM, at $11,000. 

Ray Westall, an oil and gas producer from Carlsbad, NM, is also a top donor, at $7,500.