Tidbits from the reports…

Republican Tom Emmer’s campaign reports spending $3,000 on a fireworks display at the Republican Party Convention.

Democrat Mark Dayton reports giving a social media consultant $28,000 in 2010.

Democrat Margaret Anderson Kelliher spent $600 on makeup for the DFL convention and an Almanac appearance. She also spent money for economic development consulting.

Democrat Matt Entenza spent $38,000 on telemarketing and $330,000 on direct mail.

DFL Sen. Tom Bakk gave $200 to Dayton’s campaign.

DFL Sen. Patricia Torres Ray Yvonne Prettner Solon transferred $15k from her now defunct state senate campaign fund.

Independence Party candidate Tom Horner received a contribution from Hubbard Broadcasting’s Stanley Hubbard. Hubbard mostly contributes to GOP candidates.

  • linda

    Re Torres Ray comment: She’s running for reelection. Why is her account defunct?

  • tom scheck

    I meant Prettner Solon, Dayton’s running mate.