Statements about Negative Campaigning

Says Sen. Mitch McConnell is "the No. 1 recipient of contributions from lobbyists this cycle."  

Says David Jolly lobbied "for government-run health care just last year."

"Sheldon Whitehouse [got] a secret closed-door briefing, warning of the [2008 economic] crash."

An Obama campaign tactic for rallying voters is to "offer them cell phones."

"Jim Renacci tried to avoid paying taxes on nearly $14 million that he made."

Says opponent Tammy Baldwin ‘has had not one positive ad’ in the campaign for U.S. Senate.

"We need a Senator who shows up to work. Sherrod Brown missed over 350 official votes."

"While Mandel's been busy traveling the country raising campaign money, he hasn't shown up for work."

Brendan Doherty wants "to repeal Obamacare, increasing drug prices for seniors."

"The Doherty Campaign, unlike the Cicilline Campaign, is funded mostly by individual donors -- not the big PACs that Cicilline relies on."

James Langevin "has received almost $20 million from taxpayers and special interests to use at his own discretion to supposedly champion Rhode Island’s needs."

Says  Sherrod Brown’s campaign attacked Josh Mandel’s military service

David Cicilline was "required to provide key information about city finances to an independent outside auditor. The deadlines were clear -- yet [he intentionally] missed them by months" until after the November 2010 election.

Says Charlie Bass forfeits right to equal cost for TV ads under FCC rules

"An April study found that about 70 percent of ads in this election cycle have been negative [due to SuperPACs], up from only 9 percent through the same period in 2008."

"When Josh Mandel claims to have accepted three debates with Sen. Sherrod Brown, he is lying. He has accepted ZERO proposed debates."

Sherrod Brown’s approval rating "has plummeted to 38 percent among Ohio voters" in a poll by a Democratic pollster.

"Foreign Chinese prostitution money is allegedly behind the groups funding Congressman Jim Renacci’s Republican majority."

Rob Portman won the fewest votes of all Ohio U. S. Senate victors since 2000.

"Jimmy Langevin is having a fundraiser . . . to retire the debt from his campaign for secretary of state, which was 12 years ago."

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