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Election Campaign Ad Confusion

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Just days before the election, a state senator in Tennessee unleashed an attack ad. The only problem, the ad attacked her opponent in the 2004 election. It was a mix-up by her media company. Republican Diane Black quickly apologized to the woman she beat four years ago.

RENEE MONTAGNE, host:

Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne. Just days before the election, a state senator in Tennessee unleashed an attack ad attacking her opponents in the 2004 election. OK, it was a mixup by her media company. Republican Diane Black quickly apologized to the woman she beat four years ago. As for the man she's running against now, Democrat Jim Hawkins told The Tennessean his friends' joke, she couldn't find anything negative on you. It's Morning Edition.

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