New DNC Ad: ‘Meet Barton and Boehner’ (Video)
July 4, 2010
(ChattahBox)—The Democratic National Committee has been quick to capitalize on the Republicans’ very public support of Wall Street and Big Oil, against the interests of the American people. And Rep. Joe Barton’s (R-TX) apology to BP and Rep. John Boehner’s (R-OH) recent comparing one of the worst financial meltdowns since the Great Depression to an “ant,” have been targeted to show the real face of the GOP. The DNC’s new ad, exclaims “Meet Barton and Boehner.”
The ad begins with a look at Barton’s now, infamous apology to BP.
“Meet Joe Barton. He apologized to BP after they were forced to set aside $20 billion for the Gulf.”
The it’s Borhner’s turn.
“Meet John Boehner. He’s against reforming Wall Street, comparing the financial crisis to an ant. An Ant!”
“Eight million jobs lost and Boehner still sides with Wall Street.”
“Barton and Boehner, fighting for Wall Street and Big Oil. That’s how Republicans would govern.”