AZ Senate: McCain, Kyl cut ad for Jeff Flake
With the most recent poll out of Arizona showing Jeff Flake with a 6-point lead in the race for United States Senate, Richard Carmona is getting desperate. Carmona recently put out an ad featuring Sens. John McCain and Jon Kyl testifying during his confirmation hearing for Surgeon General back in 2002.
Carmona has been under a lot of pressure after some of his dirty laundry was aired publicly, including an late-night incident where he showed up at the home of his superior and angrily beat on her door.
The ad that Carmona ran featuring McCain and Kyl, who he and Flake are running to replace, is meant to imply that he has the support of the two and further tout his “bipartisan” credentials. However, McCain and Kyl are backing Flake in the race, and they’ve cut an ad slamming Carmona, not just for “support[ing] the Obama agenda,” but also because he lacks integrity: