make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

McCrory running TV ad across state

READ MORE:
mccrorydalton.jpg

RALEIGH, NC (AP) -- Republican gubernatorial candidate Pat McCrory's campaign says it's running a commercial in all North Carolina television markets for the first time this election season.

A McCrory campaign spokesman says the 60-second ad started airing Tuesday on broadcast and cable. He wouldn't give a cost on the ad buy except to say that it is "significant" and will run for one week.

The commercial shows McCrory in what looks like an old warehouse saying the state's economy is struggling because of partisanship that pits people against each other. He says Charlotte became an economic powerhouse when he was mayor and people of all parties worked together.

McCrory is competing against Democratic Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton and Libertarian Barbara Howe this November. McCrory already has run two commercials in some TV markets.

(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»