Unions, Healthcare Reform, and Coal: ads seen during the Arizona debate

The lively Republican debate with many fact-challenged statements also had some excellent commercial breaks with some issue ads. And one issue ad that, if you didn’t know the extremely narrow definition of express advocacy for or against politicians up for election, you’d think was a campaign ad.

Take a look at this one, from the cleverly named “Center for Union Facts.” Read more of this post


Revolution PAC: Best campaign ads of the season

There’s something a little depressing about the huge floods of money pouring into Super PACs that are totally not co-ordinating with the candidates. But hey, at least we’ve gotten some entertaining campaign ads thanks to these political action committees that can raise and spend unlimited amounts of money.

Take, for example, Revolution PAC. This PAC, which supports Ron Paul’s campaign, has produced the most hilarious ads of the campaign cycle. Just watch.

Priceless. My favorite part is evil scientist Perry forcibly vaccinating young girls. Read more of this post