Biden to Campaign for Lamb

The Congressional Leadership Fund released another ad attacking Lamb.

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Ally Mutnick
Feb. 9, 2018, 11:05 a.m.

“Former Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Pennsylvania’s 18th district to support” former federal prosecutor Conor Lamb (D) “ahead of a March 13 special election, an aide to Biden confirmed Thursday. … Biden’s American Possibilities PAC also sent out a fundraising email on Lamb’s behalf Thursday. The exact date and details of the visit are still being determined, the aide said.” (Daily Beast)

ON THE AIR. The Congressional Leadership Fund released another TV ad blasting Lamb as a “Pelosi liberal” as part of its $1.7 million ad buy. “Lamb joined Pelosi to oppose your tax cut, and to defend Obamacare,” a narrator says in the 30-second spot. “And Lamb worked in the Obama administration that encouraged sanctuary cities, which put illegal immigrants who commit crimes back on the street.” (release)

ON THE WEB. “The pro-Trump super PAC Committee to Defend the President is getting involved in the special election in PA-18, launching a $50,000 digital ad campaign. … The ads will run on Facebook through the March election day pushing pro-Trump messages in support of” state Rep. Rick Saccone (R). (Politics PA)


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