Tight Campaign Prompts Ad Blitz

Kerry in a DNC TV ad

John Kerry, in a scene from the Democratic Natioinal Committee's ad, "Strength." DNC hide caption

itoggle caption DNC
Grant Hibbard, in an anti-Kerry ad by the group Swift Boat Veterans for Truth.

Grant Hibbard, in an anti-Kerry ad by the group Swift Boat Veterans for Truth. Swift Boat Veterans for Truth hide caption

itoggle caption Swift Boat Veterans for Truth

Federal campaign laws limit what Sen. John Kerry may spend on television advertising from now until the election, but numerous anti-Bush groups are picking up the slack. The volume of campaign ads in general is high, and attack ads are plentiful. NPR's John McChesney reports.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.