The National Republican Senatorial Committee should say whether it provided several hundred thousand dollars for a last-minute ad buy benefiting Missouri Republican Todd Akin’s campaign, Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee executive director Guy Cecil said.
For months, Mitt Romney has seldom been challenged on his claim that his leadership at Bain Capital LLC offers evidence that he knows how to create jobs. That has ended as his Republican rivals are accusing him of exploiting companies and firing workers in a quest to make millions.
A political action committee backing Republican Newt Gingrich, whose presidential campaign has been hurt by 30-second attack ads, is spending almost 30 minutes targeting rival Mitt Romney’s record in the private sector.
A documentary Newt Gingrich’s allies plan to air highlighting jobs lost after takeovers by Mitt Romney’s investment firm was created by a veteran Republican strategist who says his goal is to make the former Massachusetts governor a better candidate.