political ads

If it seems like your TV time has been carpet-bombed with campaign advertising, some data indicate you might well be right.

Parts of the Ohio Valley region stand out in analyses of campaign spending on high volume TV spots.

West Virginia: 58,000 Ads on State Races Alone

For all of the attention on the presidential race, it’s the state-level races generating a lot of the the spending in West Virginia.

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Kentucky House Democrats are enlisting Governor Steve Beshear for electoral help.

In addition to fundraisers and public appearances with candidates, Governor Steve Beshear is now appearing in TV ads asking for broad support for House Democrats.