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Tea Party PAC Releases Anti-McDonnell 2016 Ad in Iowa

The 2016 Iowa caucuses are still a couple years out, but one potential Republican candidate is already getting hit with attack ads. Patriot Super PAC, a tea-party group, launched a television campaign yesterday going after Virginia governor Bob McDonnell for his recently passed transportation plan, which will raise taxes. The ad accuses McDonnell, whose only term ends in January, of reneging on his campaign promise of no tax increases.

NR’s editors wrote about the plan last month.

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