RALEIGH – Political attack ads can hit the mark, or miss it; it largely depends on the target and the legitimacy of the critique. Dan Forest’s new add attacking Governor Roy Cooper’s failed leadership relating to the Pandemic Panic and social justice unrest hits the bullseye.
The costs of arbitrary, inconsistent (and unconstitutional) lockdown policies instituted haphazardly by the Cooper regime have been pronounced. Livelihoods ruined, jobs lost, children’s education squandered, and fear elevated over reason.
Cooper’s response to social justice unrest, led by Radical Leftists that literally want to abolish the police and dismantle the United States of America, has been abysmal. Cooper marched in solidarity with protesters, while actively restraining state capitol police from protecting property. He surrounded his governor’s mansion with cops, while store owners downtown were sacrificed to violent, destructive mobs.
The new Forest ad presents these truths dramatically in this hard hitting piece that voter should all remember in November: