Both Terry McAuliffe (D.) and Ken Cuccinelli (R.) launched ads recently attacking the other’s ethics.
Maybe the summer heat is getting to our candidates (it IS only August), or they both see a fierce fight ahead. Either way, the gubernatorial race is heating up!
McAuliffe’s spot focuses on the investigation into Cuccinelli’s office for (maybe) giving legal advice to out-of-state natural gas companies about an upcoming class-action lawsuit involving residents in southwest Virginia.
The Republican Governors Association launched an ad targeting McAuliffe’s off-shore businesses, specifically GreenTech. “Terry McAuliffe built his factory in China. Why not in Virginia?” the ad asks.
Seems like both camps will continue to amp up their advertising until the November election. For more, read this Washington Post piece.