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PAF in Washington Examiner: Cedric the Entertainer hits Herschel Walker in new attack ad

Herschel Walker faced an attack from an unlikely source Thursday as Cedric the Entertainer roasted Georgia’s Republican Senate nominee with an ad looking to boost Democrats’ odds in the crucial race. The 90-second spot, put out by the Progress Action Fund, takes aim at the Georgia Republican’s gaffes and controversial statements since launching his bid for the upper chamber, with …

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PAF in Uproxx: Cedric The Entertainer Hilariously Roasted Herschel Walker In A New Ad

If the writers of Saturday Night Live ever Frankenstein’ed a political candidate, they would probably end up sounding a lot like Herschel Walker. Even before the former NFL running back managed to secure the Republican nomination for Georgia’s Senate, his campaign has been a series of jaw-dropping moments. In between claiming that evolution isn’t real because “there are still apes” …

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PAF in The Root: Cedric The Entertainer Goes At Herschel Walker in New Political Ad

Comedian Cedric The Entertainer is appearing in a new political in which he mocks Georgia Republican U.S. Senate candidate Herschel Walker as crazy, on creatine and kinda like Forrest Gump’s box of chocolates. “Lord, you know they said life is like a box of chocolates,” he says in the one minute, 27-second spot. “Well, Hershey’s Walker …

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PAF in the Bay Area Reporter: Gay CA House candidate Rollins launches TV ads

An increasingly confident gay candidate for a Southern California House seat launched his first TV ads this week. Two political action committees supporting the first-time contender for political office also dropped their own online ads in recent days attacking the Republican incumbent he is aiming to defeat in the November 8 election. Will Rollins, a …

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Progress Action Fund Media Round-Up: September 14th, 2022

ICYMI: Progress Action Fund released its new ad against Vulnerable California Congressman Ken Calvert, exposing his relationship with terrorist militia member & anti-LGBTQ pastor Tim Thompson. Media Roundup POLITICO California Playbook Ad spending is climbing in CA-41 as foes of Rep. Ken Calvert seek to capitalize on the longtime Republican’s congressman’s vulnerability in a newly …

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PAF in the Blade: GOP U.S. House incumbent tied to extremist anti-LGBTQ+ pastor

PALM SPRINGS, Ca – After – and perhaps because – California’s 41st Congressional District was redrawn to include Palm Springs, Republican Rep. Ken Calvert has attempted to rebrand his record on LGBTQ+ issues as he runs for reelection in a close House race against Out Democratic challenger Will Rollins.  Calvert had previously maintained support in what was a reliably …

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PAF in the Riverside Press-Enterprise: These PACs are trying to beat Inland Rep. Ken Calvert

RIVERSIDE- Officially, there are two names on the ballot in the race for a House of Representatives district covering much of western Riverside County. But to win another two-year term, Rep. Ken Calvert, R-Corona, will have to overcome not only Democratic challenger Will Rollins, but at least two PACs targeting him in the Nov. 8 …

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PAF in WisPolitics: Democratic Super PAC targets swing-seat House Republicans for GOP plans to ban abortion, same-sex marriage, & contraceptives

Los Angeles, CA — Today, millennial-run Super PAC Progress Action Fund announced its new ad campaign against vulnerable Republican Congressmembers Steve Chabot of Ohio and Yvette Herrell of New Mexico. The ads, which will run on streaming services, connected TVs, and on online platforms, highlight Republican plans to ban contraceptives, same-sex marriage, and abortion nationwide …

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