CVA Drops Another $1.6M Against Baldwin

A new poll shows Baldwin’s favorability rating at 37 percent and unfavorability rating at 39 percent.

Add to Briefcase
Kimberly Railey
March 6, 2018, 10:13 a.m.

Concerned Veterans for America launched a $1.6 million TV buy against Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D), hitting her in two spots for her handling of the Tomah VA crisis. The ads charge that Baldwin sat on a report about problems at the facility, which was plagued by over-medication practices. (Hotline reporting)

The group has previously spent $1.5 million attacking Baldwin over the Tomah scandal.

SURVEY SAYS. Baldwin’s favorability rating is 37 percent, while her unfavorability rating is 39 percent, according to a new Marquette Law School poll (Feb. 25-March 1; 800 RVs; +/- 4.5%). The same survey found President Trump’s approval rating at 43 percent and disapproval rate at 50 percent. In the GOP primary (243 respondents; +/- 8.2%), management consultant Kevin Nicholson (R) drew 28 percent, while state Sen. Leah Vukmir (R) took 19 percent. (release)


Welcome to National Journal!

You are currently accessing National Journal from IP access. Please login to access this feature. If you have any questions, please contact your Dedicated Advisor.