Capitol Alert

The latest on California politics and government

GOP Senate hopeful Carly Fiorina is taking aim at her could-be general election opponent Sen. Barbara Boxer in two new television ads.

One 30-second spot, which you can watch below, features close-up shots of people lamenting spending, the deficit and Washington. The second hinges on the question: "Does Barbara Boxer's big government mean more jobs?" (Fiorina's answer to that one, of course, is no.)

But Fiorina has to emerge as the winner of a hotly contested three-way primary before taking on Boxer in the fall. Recent polls have shown a tight race between former U.S. Rep. Tom Campbell.

And she's not the only candidate in the three-way race already hitting the airwaves with shots at the three-term senator. Campbell has run a spot blasting Boxer for asking a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers brigadier general to call her "senator" rather than "ma'am" during a Senate hearing.

Watch the two ads below:



FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

More Capitol Alert

Capitol Alert on Twitter

FOLLOW US | Get more from sacbee.com | Follow us on Twitter | Become a fan on Facebook | Watch Bee news, lifestyle videos | View our mobile versions | e-edition: Print edition online | What our bloggers are saying

Popular Categories

Categories


November 2013

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Monthly Archives


Latest California Clips