Like a Molly Bloom soliloquy, the National Republican Senatorial Committee is depicting GOP senators as the ultimate yes-sayers in this new ad:
From the ad:
"It may not seem like it, but we say yes a lot. We say yes on jobs for you. On opportunity. We say yes on the future. It's what we do to make things better."
Is it a transparent effort to turn liberal slogan of the right as "the party of No" on its head ahead of the 2014 cycle? #Yes. Google searches for "Republican party of no" spiked before the 2008 and 2012 elections, though that second spike is likely also thanks to this September 2012 TIME cover story by Michael Grunwald. (For what it's worth, searching "republican party of yes" didn't return enough results to graph.)
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