New Romney Ad Hits McCain on New Hampshire TV

Spot uses Granite State voters to run down Arizonan on immigration, taxes, and (frankly) being old. Click above to watch. Read script here.


Starts, in what is becoming Romney’s negative ad signature style, with citizens praising McCain’s service. Then their criticism comes — a la Joe Lieberman — more in sadness than in anger.


People identified by name and town, so they are “real” people, but the Romney campaign acknowledges they are supporters of the former Massachusetts governor.


Response from McCain spokeswoman Jill Hazelbaker: “Another false, negative and angry attack from Mitt Romney.” Read full response here.

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