Vote 2010 Election: Has Negative Campaigning Gone Too Far This Year?

Turn on a television or open a Web browser these days, and you can't avoid the negative campaign ads that have dominated the dialogue in the run-up to the midterm elections. Researchers say that political spending on ads has spiked to an all-time high of $3 billion this year. Plenty of that money has been spent on ads that cast candidates in the worst possible light -- such as an ad touting "Sharron Angle's Crazy Juice" -- and twist facts to contort a politician's record. Much of the spending...Full Story
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