Ad War Update

Apr 5 2012 @ 8:25pm

The Obama campaign refutes a number of Romney's big lies: 

Another deals with Romney's election night speech earlier this week:

The RNC notes some, er, "similarities," between the president's 2011 speech on the House budget and this year's: 

Allahpundit rolls his eyes

Look at it this way, though: There are only so many ways to accuse House Republicans of hating sick people and disabled kids. If you’ve got a paragraph on point, why not just copy/paste that sucker in there and check the “Paul Ryan wants to kill grandma” box? Obama himself has obviously stopped paying attention to his own demagoguery or else he would have caught this recycling in draft and demanded a rewrite. The media apparently isn’t paying much attention either because this clip from the RNC oppo team is the first we’ve heard of O’s repetition.

But

Democrats say the attacks are similar because the budgets themselves are similar — and many believe they zeroed in on the GOP’s plans for Medicare to great effect last time around. By the end of the 2011 battle, Republicans were bruised and battered and Democrats picked up anunexpected House win in New York.

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