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Lowden says she 'misspoke' about owning bus

LAS VEGAS - U.S. Senate candidate Sue Lowden said Wednesday that she "misspoke" when she described her campaign bus as a donation, and that a lease agreement shows she doesn't own the recreational vehicle despite having her name on its title.

A complaint with the Federal Election Commission filed by Democrats alleges Lowden took an excessive campaign contribution and didn't report it properly. Campaign finance laws allow individuals to donate up to $2,400 per election to each candidate or candidate committee.

"We don't own the bus, we're paying fair market value on a lease for the bus," Lowden said Wednesday …

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