Behind The Ballot: Do Attack Ads Actually Work?Maybe we say this every election season, but the political ads seem to be more frequent, and a little more mean-spirited this time around. They've everywhere and they go after everything from a candidate's policy to even his hair. It sometimes seems the more ridiculous, the better.
McFadden Fights Back Against Attack AdsRepublican Senate hopeful Mike McFadden is fighting back against Democrats' attempts to brand him as a ruthless businessman. The pushback comes in response to the latest attack ad from Sen. Al Franken.
Franken And McFadden Clash In Free-For-All WCCO DebateSen. Al Franken and Republican hopeful Mike McFadden met Sunday in what resembled more of a free-for-all than a debate.
Franken Vs. McFadden Debate: Tax Loopholes And Attack AdsWCCO hosted a debate between Democratic Sen. Al Franken and Republican challenger Mike McFadden at 10 a.m. Sunday. Here is the sixth question.
NRA Plans Ad Blitz Targeting Nolan On Gun Rights The nation's most powerful gun rights group is targeting Minnesota Rep. Rick Nolan with a massive ad blitz the week before Election Day. The National Rifle Association has reserved $750,000 in ads starting Oct. 28, according to public filings. NRA spokeswoman Jennifer Baker confirmed the ads would focus on Minnesota's 8th District.