FWIW: “Fox News meets the Daily Wire for Latinos”

A new bilingual Latino-focused news site regularly attacks Democrats, boosts DeSantis

It’s been a week! Trump’s blog has been shut down for good, Facebook might start holding politicians accountable more often, and elections in Virginia and New York City are in their final stretch. In this week’s FWIW, we break down digital ad spending on all the major platforms and introduce you to one of the newest right-wing digital media sites that plans to reach millions of Latinos with fringe content. 

But first...

By the Numbers:

Here’s how much political campaigns & issue advocacy groups spent on Google advertising last week:

Top spenders last week include Terry McAuliffe, who is sprinting to the finish of the Democratic Primary election in Virginia next Tuesday, and “Strong Leadership NYC,” an outside group supporting Eric Adams for mayor of New York. 

The most notable new advertising campaign on Google platforms last week was from a fringe anti-immigrant organization, the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR). The group launched a new wave of ads claiming there’s a sur…

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