Several candidates for Wichita City Council filed their campaign expense reports ahead of Tuesday’s deadline.
District 2 candidate Charlie Stevens is leading the cash pack thus far by raising $21,950 during the most recent reporting period, which covers Jan. 1 to Feb. 17. He spent $11,773 of that, mostly on mail pieces and other ads.
District 5 incumbent Jeff Longwell raised $17,601 and spent $8,070, largely on mailings and advertisements.
District 4 candidate June Bailey logged $6,725 in donations, including a $3,000 loan to herself. She spent $5,780 of that, mostly on ads and signs.
District 2 candidate Om Chauhan reported a $10,000 self-loan but no other contributions. He spent $2,6,12 of that on canvassing, consultants and advertising.
District 3 candidate Clinton Coen reported $650 in contributions, including a $550 check from himself. He came into Jan. 1 with $160. He has spent $762 on signs and buttons. (more…)