Kespohl ads lampoon Skala's travel expenses

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 10:56 p.m. CDT, Sunday, April 11, 2010

COLUMBIA – A campaign ad by Third Ward candidate Gary Kespohl that debuted Tuesday morning says incumbent Karl Skala spent more than $16,000 in taxpayer money on "gourmet junkets" in his first three-year term. Skala, however, says his travel isn't out of line and reflects his service to the city.