EXCLUSIVE – A well-known conservative anti-tax group is taking aim at massive $3.5 trillion spending package that President Biden and Democrats who control both houses of Congress are aiming to pass along party lines.
The Club for Growth is going up with a major advocacy ad blitz in 10 congressional districts that targets the Democrats’ package, which the group portrays as “out-of-control spending” that will spark further inflation. And the commercials, shared first with Fox News on Wednesday, zero in on what the group calls “the $3 trillion tax increase proposed by the Democrats.”
Club for Growth says it will spend $300,000 to run the ads on TV and digital for one week starting on Thursday. But they highlight that that the spots will be the first phase of a $2 million effort to oppose the Democrats’ wide ranging social spending package, which House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is pushing to pass through the House by the end of the month.
“Nancy Pelosi and Stephanie Murphy pick your pocket. Their spending spree sparked record inflation, driving up prices and eating into the value paycheck,” charges the narrator in the commercial that will run in the district of Democratic Rep. Stephanie Murray…