New York Metropolis’s GOP mayoral hopeful Curtis Sliwa is lastly hitting the airwaves subsequent week with a $250,000 tv advert purchase focusing completely on Spanish language New Yorkers.
“We consider that the Latino vote goes to be extraordinarily essential on this election. It’s rising bigger and bigger than ever earlier than and Curtis has a following amongst of us of Spanish talking heritage,” marketing campaign senior advisor Rob Cole instructed The Submit.
The advertisements, which can air on each cable and broadcast stations, will land on metropolis televisions Tuesday and run for 2 weeks. English language advertisements are additionally deliberate.
The burst onto tv comes because the chronically underfunded Sliwa marketing campaign seems to be to make a dash to the end, after he lastly obtained metropolis public matching funds on Thursday.
“My marketing campaign has obtained $2.6 million in public matching funds, including to my marketing campaign’s momentum,” Sliwa mentioned Thursday. “Now, I’m difficult Eric Adams to a September debate. Let’s give the voters what they deserve: actual debate about our Metropolis’s future!”
With the money additionally comes the close to certainty of not less than two tv debates between Sliwa and Adams, his Democratic rival, who additionally obtained one other $1,952,004 from town Marketing campaign Finance Board this week.
Adams stays the overwhelming normal election favourite in deep blue NYC, after narrowly successful the Democratic main in June.