Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Sen. Burr not worried about oily ads

Posted By on Wed, Jul 7, 2010 at 10:07 AM

Seen the oily (and, admit it, funny) ad about North Carolina's Sen. Richard Burr and his coffer-filling corporate buds?

Well, Sen. Bur calls the current ad — paid for by the League of Conservation Voters, VoteVets.org Action Fund, the Sierra Club and the Service Employees International Union — "gutter politics" and claims their attempts at "character assassination" won't work.

Of course, he's not denying the truth: He did accept nearly half a million dollars from oil companies. But, I guess that's non-gutter politics in his book. Suppose that depends on who you ask.

Here's the latest oily ad, and a couple more for good measure:

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Pin It
Submit to Reddit
Favorite

Comments (2)

Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-2 of 2

Add a comment

Creative Loafing encourages a healthy discussion on its website from all sides of the conversation, but we reserve the right to delete any comments that detract from that. Violence, racism and personal attacks that go beyond the pale will not be tolerated.

Search Events

www.flickr.com
items in Creative Loafing Charlotte More in Creative Loafing Charlotte pool

© 2017 Womack Newspapers, Inc.
Powered by Foundation