Metro Detroit: Newsmakers Mar. 28, 2009




Detroit Free Press:

Detroit mayoral candidate Dave Bing spent nearly twice as much as Mayor Ken Cockrel Jr. on radio and TV advertising in the two weeks before the Feb. 24 special primary, campaign finance reports show. The reports, which became available Friday, show Bing spent $350,691 on broadcast advertising between Feb. 9 and Feb. 24, while Cockrel spent $195,600. The spending dwarfed efforts by other candidates, including that of Freman Hendrix, who spent $173,330 on his entire campaign... Bing leader on TV, radio ad spending in Detroit mayoral race (Sat, 3/28)



Detroit News:

Mayor Kenneth Cockrel Jr. and businessman Dave Bing will participate in a live televised debate April 23 on WXYZ-TV (Channel 7), station officials announced tonight. The debate is set for 8-9 p.m. and is co-sponsored by the Michigan Chronicle, WJR and 92.3 WMXD. The two candidates have agreed to debate in front of the Detroit Economic Club on April 13 or 15, Bing campaign officials said... Cockrel, Bing to debate live on WXYZ-TV (Thu, 3/26)







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