The National Republican Campaign Committee is out with a new ad criticizing 3rd District DFLer Ashwin Madia. You can watch it here.
Madia is running against GOP Rep. Erik Paulsen in Minnesota’s 3rd District. It’s the first ad that the NRCC is running on Paulsen’s behalf. Update (It looks like the NRCC is spending $395,250 on the ads.
By the way, it looks the like the NRCC will also send out campaign lit criticizing Madia. The NRCC reported to the FEC that it spent $22,540 on printing and postage targeting Madia.
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