A Republican group has raised $400,000 in the past month to help the GOP gain legislative seats.
A finance report on Tuesday showed Advance New Mexico Now spending $136,000 from Sept. 2 through Oct. 6. Expenditures included almost $55,000 on mailings in House races, $40,500 on polling and nearly $18,000 on radio advertising.
The committee is a "super PAC" that can raise and spend unlimited amounts of money to independently advocate the election or defeat of candidates. It has cash-on-hand of $486,000.