Tags: radio | ads | house | democrats

GOP Radio Ads Target 3 Vulnerable House Democrats

Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 12:37 PM

By Courtney Coren

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Three new radio ads take aim at three House Democrats, using their support for Obamacare against them.

The radio ads target Reps. Nick Rahall of West Virginia, Scott Peters of California, and Carol Shea-Porter of New Hampshire.

"Think Barack Obama and Nick Rahall are different?" the voice-over says about the 19-term congressman. "Listen to this."

Story continues below video.



Then a clip of the president is played: "If you like your healthcare plan, you can keep your healthcare plan."

"Rahall said it, too," the voice-over says.

"Those who like what they have today, they'll be able to keep," Rahall says.

"The same broken promise," the voice-over adds before detailing how Obamacare has affected West Virginia.

"Now almost 9,000 West Virginians are losing health coverage, even worse, they think that's a good thing," the voice-over says before another clip of Obama plays.

"Most of the folks who got cancellation letters will end up being better off," Obama says.

"Those that are receiving cancellation letters today, that may be in their best interest, long term, to be canceled," Rahall says, in another clip.

The Peters and Shea-Porter ads are similar. The three representatives are up for re-election in 2014 in what are expected to be tough races.

The National Republican Congressional Committee released all three radio ads. The NRCC spent about $15,000 on the ad against Rahall, $17,000 on Peters ad. and $20,000 on the ad going after Shea-Porter.

All three lawmakers voted for a House bill that would allow insurers to sell plans that were canceled under the new healthcare law.

Related Stories:

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

ESPN Suspends Smith Over Domestic-Violence Remarks

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 22:19 PM

Walt Disney Co.'s ESPN sports network suspended commentator Stephen A. Smith for a week over remarks he made about domes . . .

Sheriffs: Border Crisis Hits South Texas Especially Hard

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 20:50 PM

The immigration border crisis is hitting southern Texas law enforcement particularly hard, straining resources and infli . . .

MSNBC Drops From Second to Fourth Place in Cable News

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 20:46 PM

MSNBC lost its second-place cable news position in July, falling to fourth place overall in the key demographic, behind  . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved