GOP candidate tries to link Virginia Sen. Kaine to radical left with phony image of Contra commandos (Washington Post)


Stephen Farnsworth, a political-science professor at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia, said such tactics “speak to a deep desperation.”

“The best way to pursue a voter is with legitimate evidence,” Farnsworth said. “If that’s not working, you’ve got a problem as a candidate.”

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