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EXCLUSIVE: Red Cross Runs Campaign-Like Ad Featuring Obama

CRobertson Wrote: Nov 03, 2012 3:09 AM
Bigger thought here, is how much did this commercial cost? How was it paid for? Why didn't they just use that money for helping the people on Staten Island? Seriously, this is such poor taste and to use POTUS is classless.

On Friday night, swing-voters across the nation saw a one-minute advertisement paid for by the Red Cross featuring President Barack Obama.

The ad comes on the weekend before the election, and while the Red Cross does unquestionable good for millions of Americans, the choice to run this ad comes noticeably close to a campaign endorsement for President Obama.

Here’s the transcript from the ad:

When a natural disaster strikes, it can leave tens of thousands of families in need of help, and it can also bring out the best in the American people....