WILMINGTON, MA — Former Miceli Chief of Staff Dave Robertson (D-Tewksbury) was the third of the five Democratic candidates in the 19th Middlesex State Representative race to file his pre-primary (May 7 to August 26) campaign finance report with the Massachusetts Office of Campaign and Political Finance.
Dave Robertson’s campaign has raised $8,440 from 82 donors, with an average (mean) donation of $102.93. Notable Wilmington donors (elected or appointed officials) include School Committee member MJ Byrnes, Housing Authority member Stacie Murphy, and Elderly Services Commissioner John Wallace.
Dave Robertson’s campaign has spent $11,444 as of August 26. This amount includes $4,148.70 in campaign expenditures and $10,870.05 in out-of-pocket candidate expenditures for a total expenditure of $15,018.75. Included in the $4,148.70, however, is a repayment to Robertson in the amount of $3,574.95 for out-of-pocket expenditures. As a result, that amount is essentially being counted twice — once as a “campaign expenditure” and once as an “out-of-pocket candidate expenditure.”
Major expenditures include:
- $4,378.83 to the Wilmington/Tewksbury Town Crier for newspaper advertisements
- $2,327.40 to Wamesit Lanes for Campaign Kick-Off Event
- $2,256.75 to Connolly Printing for Lawn Signs
- $573.75 to Connolly Printing for Dear Friend Cards
- $532 to Connolly Printing for Invites, Envelopes & Campaign Letterhead
- $476 to Connolly Printing for Palm Cards
- $600 to USPS for Stamps
Read It For Yourself
Dave Robertson’s pre-primary campaign finance report can be read HERE.
(NOTE: Wilmington Apple will report on each candidate’s campaign finance report over the next few days.)
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