02/07/2011 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Dan Maes Spent Nearly One-Third Of Campaign Donations Reimbursing His Family

GOP gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes paid his daughter an end-of-campaign bonus and spent nearly a third of his total donations reimbursing himself and his family for mileage and paying family salaries and other expenses.

The latest round of financial disclosures shows Maes' campaign $178 in the red, but he said after the last of the contribution checks are cashed, he'll be a few thousand dollars ahead.

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