Solved<< Boston mayoral campaign finance reporting through October
Use the information below to answer questions 23-27.
The Boston mayoral campaign finance reporting through October 15, 2017, states that Martin Walsh had $2,394,719 in contributions and Tito Jackson had $233,821 in contributions.
Let us assume they spent all their contributions in pursuit of winning the 2017 Boston Mayoral campaign with the hypothetical budgets represented below. Let’s assume candidates Tito Jackson and Martin Walsh had six major expenses as shown in the pie charts below.
Please note: Round final answer to the hundredths place (2 decimal points).
Question 232 pts
How much did Tito Jackson spend on operating costs?
Question 242 pts
How much did Martin Walsh spend on operating costs?
Question 254 pts
How much more money did Martin Walsh spend on the Media than Tito Jackson?
Question 266 pts
Martin Walsh wanted to save some money, so he asked an aide to calculate what he should cut to save the most money, operating costs budget by 15% or food budget by 25%. Which budget should he reduce to save more money? Show or explain your answer to receive full credit.
Question 272 pts
What is the difference in savings for question 26?