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Date of Issue: October 28, 2009

Holmes Beach spending

The five candidates in Holmes Beach seeking one of the three city commission seats up for election Nov. 3 have raised a combined $3,388 for their campaigns. The city has 3,234 registered voters.

According to figures available at the Manatee County Supervisor of Elections Office as of Sept. 31, the cut-off date for the first candidate-reporting period, the following were amounts of contributions and expenditures of the five candidates.

  Contributions Expenditures
Pat Geyer $1,100 $60
Pat Morton $625 $603
Al Robinson $100 $60
Andy Sheridan $563 $367.78
David Zaccagnino $1,000 $60

Zaccagnino had one $1,000 loan to his campaign, while Sheridan had two individual contributers, and one $340 loan and $100 donation to his campaign.

Geyer had one $1,000 loan and $100 donation to her campaign, while Robinson had one $100 donation to his campaign.

Morton reported four individual contributers, including one in-kind, as well as one business contributer.

Candidates must also file campaign contribution and expenditure reports 18 days before the election (Oct. 16) and 4 days prior to the election (Oct. 31).

The results of those reports were not available online prior to press deadline.

Individual campaign contributions and expenditures may be viewed online at www.votemanatee.com.