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Saturday, May 13, 2006

Breakout: A.G.

Posted By on Sat, May 13, 2006 at 5:51 PM

A reader had a good idea: some separate threads on political races. Let's make this one the race for attorney general. Over coffee this morning, a veteran lobbyist repeats something he'd heard from a major political player, suggesting polls in the three-way Democratic race show the candidates bunched closely with a large undecided.

Our opinion: Suskie has a pretty good TV spot up, emphasizing electric rates and his work against crack houses. McDaniel's ad is fine, but his specifics didn't strike us as quite as compelling. Haven't seen Herzfeld's. (Take it back: just saw his tough-on-crime spot. Not much, particularly since the office doesn't have a criminal role except to handle criminal appeals.)

 

 


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