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Outrageous and False, Democratic
Attack Ads Reek of Desperation

Washington Free Beacon, by Andrew Stiles

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Posted By:Drive, 9/4/2014 8:13:46 AM

The 2014 cycle has been an interesting one so far. For example, Republican Senate candidates are normally the ones who end up embarrassing themselves, but not this time. That’s a shocking development in and of itself. Also shocking is the degree to which Democratic Senate candidates and their allies have resorted to absurd attack ads this far out from election day. Senator Mark Begich (D., Alaska) was recently forced to pull an inflammatory ad falsely linking his GOP opponent, former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan, to a gruesome murder, after the victims’ family expressed outrage at not being consulted and accused

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Grace Veritas, 9/4/2014 8:46:54 AM     (No. 9993047)

These silly, demonstrably false, and stupid ads just show you what the Dems really think of their base. They treat them as silly, gullible, and stupid - and who knows, they may be right. What does it matter that "he cut funding for text books so much that I can´t help my son with his homework" is such a howler of a non sequitur? The visual of a mom, or a corporate suit, or a mention of the Koch brothers may be enough to make the liberal head explode. Context, veracity, and reason are completely overrated when you are going after lofo votes.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: god of irony, 9/4/2014 9:11:44 AM     (No. 9993096)

In Kentucky Allison Grimes hasn´t run a single ad that hasn´t been immediately swatted away as false.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 9/4/2014 9:18:40 AM     (No. 9993112)

In our state the Republican is portrayed as some kind of medieval henchman who wants women locked in stalls for breeding.

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