Cindy Anderson leads Austin school board candidates in spending

| November 02, 2016

Cindy Anderson leads Austin school board candidates in spending
Austin school board at-large candidate Cindy Anderson has doubled down on her fundraising efforts and spending, largely by using money from her retirement funds and a political contribution from the Austin Kids First PAC.

Now she’s spent $88,015, about $36,000 more than her opponent David Quintanilla, according to the latest campaign finance reports filed this week.

But Quintanilla remains ahead in fundraising efforts, with the help of the district’s largest teacher union Education Austin.

The Austin Kids First PAC and the labor group are again the largest donors in this year’s school board races, renewing a rivalry that started in 2012 and heated up in 2014.

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