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Negative Campaign Ads Fill the Airwaves

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Negative Campaign Ads Fill the Airwaves

Politics

Negative Campaign Ads Fill the Airwaves

Negative Campaign Ads Fill the Airwaves

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It's the season for political campaign advertising, and many television commercials are negative attacks on candidates.

Brooks Jackson of the Web site Factcheck.org, talks with Mike Pesca about the truthfulness of political advertisements.