Monday, December 23, 2013

(Related update): "If you like your senator, you can keep your senator"

Related update:  From an article at the Washington Examiner:
The National Federation of Independent Business, which fought President Obama's health care law all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, has launched an ad campaign in Arkansas, site of a closely-watched 2014 Senate race.  The ad, which features a small business owner discussing the burdens imposed by the law, is not so subtly aimed at Sen. Mark Pryor, the state's Democratic senator who is at risk of losing his seat next year in large part due to his vote for Obamacare.
Original post:  The first (that I'm aware of, anyway) Obamacare disaster political advertisment has just been released.  Interestingly, it's not the product of a specific Republican candidate; rather, it's the product of the conservative group Ending Spending.  However, it does have a specific target: Democratic Senator from New Hampshire, Jeanne Shaheen.  Here's the 30-second spot:



And, as Washington Post political blogger Chris Chizzila says:
You have a very scary situation for Shaheen — and any other Democrat, which is almost all of them, on the record supporting the ACA. Get used to this ad. You are going to see it thousands of times — in various forms — before 2014 is over.
Read the entire National Review Online article here.