Vulnerable Florida Republicans Curbelo and Mast get air support on taxes

Ads sell the tax reform package Congress passed.
Published March 26, 2018

WASHINGTON – Two of Florida's most vulnerable Republicans are getting  cover from group that has been promoting the tax reform package, with TV ads talking about worker bonuses and other benefits.

Ads will run in the districts of Rep. Carlos Curbelo of Miami and Brian Mast of Palm City,  two of the 26 districts nationally included in a $1 million campaign from American Action Network.

"The district-specific ads highlight the middle-class tax cuts by the numbers: three million Americans receiving bonuses, the fastest wage growth in eight years, and working families receiving a tax cut of $2,000," ANN said in a release.

The group, aligned with House Speaker Paul Ryan, is spending "six figures" in Florida. It has been steadily spending to before and after the tax bill was passed.