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New Florida ad hits Romney on China

The Obama campaign confirms a new TV ad running in Florida and several other battleground states that casts Mitt Romney as a hypocrite on China. The ad, however, is based on a disputed Washington Post report that never directly says Romney was at Bain Capital while companies it invested in sent jobs to China. The Post has stood by its reporting.

China has been increasingly turned into a bogeyman in political ads, and used by both parties. We recently look at the trend. Story here.

[Last modified: Monday, July 9, 2012 1:04pm]


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