State senator's campaign money went to girlfriend, records show

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Checks totaling thousands of dollars written on state Sen. Jeremy Hutchinson's 2010 campaign were deposited into his then-girlfriend's personal bank account shortly after the election, documents obtained by the Arkansas News Bureau show.

A $1,500 check and a $1,200 check, both drawn on Hutchinson's campaign account, were deposited into Julie McGee's account on Nov. 19, 2010, and Dec. 11, 2010, respectively, bank records show.

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