By ALAN SUDERMAN
Spokesman for both campaigns said Wednesday their media tracking showed Northam had spent $1.2 million while Perriello has spent more than $500,000.
On the Republican side, Ed Gillespie is the only candidate spending money on TV. He’s spent more than $235,000, according to media tracking company Advertising Analytics LLC.
Gillespie has a huge fundraising lead over GOP rivals Corey Stewart and state Sen. Frank Wagner.
The TV spending gives a glimpse of the relative financial strength of each candidate. The candidates don’t have to report fundraising and spending for April and May until just before the June 13 primary.
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