Auditor general race: Ahmad outspends Lamb on TV ads statewide

    Democratic auditor general hopeful Nina Ahmad has again proven her spending power in the six-way race to claim the statewide row office seat. 

    After self-financing more than $290,000 of her campaign, Ahmad outspent her closest TV ad competitor Michael Lamb by a ratio of 3:1, a member of Lamb’s campaign said via email. 

    Dem auditor general hopeful Nina Ahmad loaned more than $290K to her campaign

    Here’s a breakdown by market statewide: 

    Philadelphia

    Broadcast: $397,355

    Cable: $30,640

    TOTAL: $427,995

    Pittsburgh

    Broadcast: $93,325

    Cable: $21,698

    TOTAL: $115,023

    Scranton

    Cable: $18,242

    TOTAL: $18,242

    Harrisburg

    Cable: $11,270

    TOTAL: $11,270

    STATEWIDE BROADCAST TOTAL: $490,680

    STATEWIDE CABLE TOTAL: $81,850

    STATEWIDE TOTAL: $572,530

     

    Cassie Miller
    A native Pennsylvanian, Cassie Miller worked for various publications across the Midstate before joining the team at the Pennsylvania Capital-Star. In her previous roles, she has covered everything from local sports to the financial services industry. Miller has an extensive background in magazine writing, editing and design. She is a graduate of Penn State University where she served as the campus newspaper’s photo editor. She is currently pursuing her master’s degree in professional journalism at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In addition to her role at the Capital-Star, Miller enjoys working on her independent zines, Dead Air and Infrared.