By Halle Stockton | PublicSource | Oct. 29, 2014
When Joe Stigers of Johnstown took over as legal guardian for his wife in 2013, he realized that more than $7,200 in Social Security disability payments was missing from her account.
Dollars in the ad race
Here are the totals spent on TV ads by the PA gubernatorial candidates. Check back for weekly updates.
Numbers are frequently revised to reflect actual money spent on ads that run, as opposed to the cost of ads initially ordered.
In politics, money is power. PublicSource and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette believe you should know who's influencing the state's top election. So, we're following the money for you. Check back often for updates on who's contributing to the governor's race.
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