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While the primary race rolls on for President in both parties, Democrats are hoping that a Donald Trump candidacy in November would boost them not only in that race, but down the ballot as well. And a new web video from a Democrat running for U.S. Senate is most likely a preview of where things will go.
“The boob job is terrible,” as the words of Donald Trump from a past radio interview are put up on the screen.
“A person who is flat-chested is very hard to be a 10,” the audio from Trump plays at a different point.
This is the web ad from Conner Eldridge, a Democrat who is running for Senate in Arkansas against GOP Sen. John Boozman.
Here is what Eldridge has put together:
One would think that Democrats will do more of these videos. Will they help? Will they hurt? Big difference? No difference?
Jamie Dupree is the Radio News Director of the Washington Bureau of the Cox Media Group and writes the Washington Insider blog.
A native of Washington, D.C., Jamie has covered Congress and politics in the nation’s capital since the Reagan Administration, and has been reporting for Cox since 1989.