NRCC Shells Out Ad Money to Beat Matheson

Salt Lake Tribune Washington Correspondent Thomas Burr

(KCPW News) How much is defeating Democratic Utah Congressman Jim Matheson worth to the National Republican Congressional Committee? At least a million dollars or so, according to the amount of money it’s prepared to spend on advertising to defeat him here. Every Friday, we talk with Thomas Burr, Washington Correspondent for the Salt Lake Tribune and author of Political Cornflakes, a daily online round-up of Utah politics. KCPW’s Jeff Robinson asked him what the NRCC is doing with the money.


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