The three candidates for District 7, from left, Nelson Esparza, Brian Whelan and Veva Islas, were far and away the biggest spenders in campaign spending among 13 candidates running for Fresno City Council in the June 5 primary.  The trio collectively spent nearly a quarter million dollars on their campaigns.
The three candidates for District 7, from left, Nelson Esparza, Brian Whelan and Veva Islas, were far and away the biggest spenders in campaign spending among 13 candidates running for Fresno City Council in the June 5 primary. The trio collectively spent nearly a quarter million dollars on their campaigns. Fresno Bee
The three candidates for District 7, from left, Nelson Esparza, Brian Whelan and Veva Islas, were far and away the biggest spenders in campaign spending among 13 candidates running for Fresno City Council in the June 5 primary. The trio collectively spent nearly a quarter million dollars on their campaigns. Fresno Bee
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Fresno council candidate Brian Whelan zooms ahead of opponents in race for money

May 02, 2018 02:17 PM