McAuliffe strikes back with new ad on gas-drilling

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Published on September 19, 2013

Terry McAuliffe has posted his own negative ad today as well, attacking Ken Cuccinelli over the conduct of one of his staff. One of Cuccinelli’s deputies tried to help an energy exploration company make its case in court, arguing that the state had an interest in protecting the constitutionality of its Oil and Gas act.

As it happens, the company in question had contributed heavily to Cuccinelli, so it’s fair game for an ad like this one: