Campaign Ads Outside Money Helps Fund TV Air War in Governor's Race By Michael Pope • Sep 28, 2017 AP Photo / Steve Helber If you’ve been watching television, you know it’s campaign season. But, as Michael Pope reports, it’s not just the candidates who are buying up TV time. Gillespie Floods Airwaves, Outspends Northam in Television Time By Michael Pope • Sep 11, 2017 AP Photo / Steve Helber If you’ve been watching TV, you’ve probably noticed it’s election season. This fall, candidates for governor have been flooding the airwaves with commercials. But as Michael Pope reports, one candidate is spending more than the other.