Mitt Romney's Super PAC, Restore Our Future, is going on the air in battleground states with millions of dollars in new TV ads, including this one keeping President Obama's "the private sector is doing fine" gaffe alive (via Politico):
Romney's team needs to refocus the campaign on the economy, and one way to do that is saturation level advertising in battleground states. Look for other outside groups -- like Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS, a 501(c)(4) nonprofit that can accept unlimited, anonymous donations -- to jump on the bandwagon and amplify the message in coming days.
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