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Warren, Brown Go Airborne

Yesterday’s Boston Globe previewed the latest advertising slapfight between Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown (R-You Didn’t See Me and I Didn’t See You at the RNC, Right?) and challenger Elizabeth Warren (D-Have They Stopped Cheering Yet?). Warren ad recalls DNC speech; … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (Paul Ryan And Mitt Romney Are An Item Edition)

Once around the PAC, James, and don’t spare the horses. Item: Paul Ryan Hearts Mitt Romney First there was the Democratic National Committee’s web video highlighting the man-love between Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan (R-You Got My Good Side?) and presidential hopeful … Continue reading

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The Great Expectations Game

The New Hampshire primary is all about the over-under, the percentage that determines whether Mitt Romney has exceeded, met, or failed to meet expectations. The game, of course, is who gets to set those expectations. Here are the early lines … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (Ad Spending Tally Edition)

MSNBC’s First Read has helpfully provided an update on TV advertising expenditures so far in the 2012 presidential election (although it’s awfully secretive about the source of its numbers): Among the GOP presidential candidates: – Perry $2.8 million (including the campaign’s national … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (Mitt v. Mitt Edition)

The Democratic National Committee has loosened the pursestrings to run a six-state TV spot targeting Split Romney: Via the  Associated Press: DNC ad targets Romney over flip-flops WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are using humor to try to undermine Republican Mitt Romney, … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (‘When The Going Gets Tough’ Edition)

In its frantic – and likely futile – campaign to flack the Obama administration’s American Jobs Act, the Democratic National Committee has launched another “Pass This Jobs Bill” TV spot (tip o’ the pixel: Politico). NEW DNC TV AD, “Get Going” (30 seconds) … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (Obama Jobs Edition)

For the Democratic National Committee, Job One right now is promoting Barack Obama’s American Jobs Act. So the DNC has launched an ad campaign promoting the president’s $447 billion plan. Via Politico: According to the Democratic National Committee, the ads … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (Corporations Are People Edition)

The corporate humanization effort by Mitt Romney (R-Power to the Corporation!) just keeps drawing more heat. Via Politico’s Playbook: BREAKING: DNC buys an ad featuring Mitt Romney’s “Corporations are people,” airing this morning and into next week, on broadcast and cable … Continue reading

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Let The $4 Billion Rumpus Begin! (RNC Edition)

The Republican National Committee has launched an ad campaign that’s sort of a drive-by attack on Pres. Obama. According to CNN’s Political Ticker, “The 30-second spot will air nationally on cable television, notably in battleground states, throughout the month. It uses a … Continue reading

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Dems Gone Joe McCarthy?

Baltimore Sun TV critic David Zurawik has taken the Democratic National Committee to task over its ad attacking the U.S. Chamber of Commerce for – possibly – “taking money from foreign interests and using it to ‘steal our democracy.’” The … Continue reading

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