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Campaign Ads of 2014

November 4th has arrived and after today you no longer have to listen to the campaign advertisements, at least for awhile. Although these advertisements address some of the issues with each campaign candidate or proposition measure, they can be overbearing, aggressive, and sometimes pushing the truth.

NPR’s Alisa Chang, recently reported on the “2014 Campaign Ads That You Just Can’t Stop Replaying.” Here’s her take.

 

This year, an estimated $4 billion was spent on midterm elections and a good deal of that money helped pay for campaign advertisements. Was it worth it?

On Jimmy Kimmel’s show, he mocked the campaign ads with his own satirical ad.

Happy to say this year of ads are over for now! If you haven’t voted, you have until 8pm tonight. Find a ballot dropbox location here. For results checkout Oregonlive.

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