4/8: Liberal group announces new ad buy targeting Ron Johnson for increasing personal wealth while in office


Opportunity Wisconsin launched a new television and digital advertisement buy that criticized incumbent U.S. Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) for helping to pass a tax break that the group “benefited his family’s business.”

The advertisement features a U.S. Air Force veteran saying that Johnson “…has doubled his wealth since taking office,” calling it a “dereliction of duty.” The buy cost nearly seven figures and will run on broadcast, cable, and digital platforms in the Milwaukee, Madison, Green Bay, and Wausau media markets.

According to the group, it has spent over $5 million in TV ads since early last year that target Johnson for his economic policy positions.

Watch the ad: Duty – YouTube

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