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EXCLUSIVE: Red Cross Runs Campaign-Like Ad Featuring Obama

James742 Wrote: Nov 03, 2012 10:00 AM
Christie bailed? Really? I think those of us who are reasonable simply understand that he's got bigger concerns right now. As for Colin Powell. He bailed back in '08 to vote based on race. His recent endorsement may have come as a surprise to you, but not to the rest of us.

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....