The two campaigns battling over Ontario's sales tax raised and spent similar sums, according to the latest filings with the state Elections Division.
Citizens for a Better Ontario, the political action committee led by Ontario Mayor Ron Verini, reported raising $13,590 and spending $13,395.
Verini was the largest donor to the PAC, giving $5,200. Bob Quinn, owner of Ontario's Clarion Inn, gave $5,000 through his company.
The PAC spent most of its money -- $11,196 -- with Ontario's Argus Observer . . .