Daily Archives: November 1, 2010

Big spending, easy for some?

### ODT Online Mon, 1 Nov 2010
Mayoral bid cost Chin $43,446
By Chris Morris
Former Dunedin mayor Peter Chin poured $43,446.40 into his failed bid to hold on to the mayoral robes, figures reveal.

This year’s spending was nearly double the $24,853 Mr Chin spent during the run-up to the last local body elections in 2007, but less than the $52,662.36 he threw at the 2004 campaign to win the mayoralty for the first time.

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