Snyder Outspends Rivals in Primary

By: News 10
By: News 10
Rick Snyder, former CEO of Gateway Computers, is the lead off speaker for

Rick Snyder, former CEO of Gateway Computers, is the lead off speaker for "Celebrating Entrepreneurship," at GVSU's Loosemore Auditorium in Grand Rapids. (Press Photo/Lori Niedenfuer Cool)

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder shelled out millions more than his rivals to win the GOP primary.

That's according to new campaign finance reports.

Snyder spent $7.6 million on his campaign, including more than $6 million out of his own pocket.

Mike Cox spent $3.3 million and Mike Bouchard spent $2.2 million.

Gubernatorial candidate Virg Bernero won the democratic nomination spending just under $1 million.


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