These right-wing groups have lined-up against Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio spending $5 million in attack ads. Keep an eye on these groups; we can expect to see them funneling money into attack ads against other candidates, including the President.
From the Brown campaign:
Karl Rove’s front group and a major player in races across the country.
60 PLUS ASSOCIATION
Pat Boone is their spokesperson, privatizing Social Security is their top issue — with ending Medicare as we know it close behind.
CONCERNED WOMEN FOR AMERICA
Despite their name, they’re one of the most anti-choice organizations in America, opposing reproductive rights and attacking the LGBT community.
COALITION TO PROTECT PATIENTS’ RIGHTS
An anti-health care reform group run in-part by a powerful DC lobbying firm, it’s determined to push misinformation to stop health insurance reforms.
U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Not to be confused with your local Chamber of Commerce, they represent powerful special interests like Big Oil and Wall Street.