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GOP, American Crossroads Attack Ashley Judd (Video)

Ashley Judd is known as both an actress and a political activist, so it’s not that surprising that she is considering a Senate run next year in Kentucky against Republican Mitch McConnell. It’s also not surprising that the dark forces within politics have already mobilized and recently made a new ad mocking Judd and her past comments about Obama and Kentucky.

The super PAC American Crossroads—co-founded by Republican Karl Rove—funded an ad against Judd that says this: “Ashley Judd: An Obama-following radical, Hollywood liberal who is right at home here in Tennessee. I mean, Kentucky.”

Amongst other things, the ad uses clips of Judd saying that she is “aggressively and delightfully radical” and would “follow” Obama anywhere.

Unfortunately for Judd, Kentucky is a largely Republican state.

The ad from American Crossroads will run for another two weeks and cost a mere $10,000.

Judd was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention last summer and is very interested in the 2014 race because of her belief that the people of Kentucky “need a fighter.”

(USA Today)


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