New TV Ad “Consider” Responds to Romney Attack Spot in New Hampshire
First negative ad against Romney by any candidate, first negative ad by McCain, first negative ad by any candidate besides Romney.
Quotes Concord Monitor editorial on rival: “If a candidate is a phony. we’ll know it.” Watch the ad above. Read the script here.
Crashed ad delivered to TV stations Friday night.
Romney in Iowa called the McCain ad “nasty” and “mean-spirited.”
Romney campaign responds: “Senator McCain has a troubling history of neglecting substantive issues and getting personal in his attacks against those who happen to disagree with him. It’s the McCain way.” Read full statement here.