Posted: 3:00 pm Monday, July 14th, 2014

Super PAC ads tout John Barrow and 2 unopposed Dems 

By Daniel Malloy

WASHINGTON – Patriot Majority, a Washington-based Democrat-aligned Super PAC, has bought television ads in Savannah, Augusta and Atlanta to boost the fortunes of Georgia Democrats — but not the ones atop the ticket.

The ad below is airing in Atlanta, with at least $117,000 behind it on broadcast, to celebrate Democratic Reps. Hank Johnson of Lithonia and David Scott of Atlanta and their proclaimed work on behalf of the middle class. But neither Scott nor Johnson has a Republican opponent this fall in their safe districts.

In Savannah and Augusta, Patriot Majority is weighing in with at least $46,160 on a big race — Democratic U.S. Rep. John Barrow’s re-election fight against Republican Rick Allen. Here’s that ad:

4 comments
td1234
td1234

Now why would a PAC run an ad for Congressmen that have no opposition? 

honested
honested

@td1234 

To remind Georgians we do have REAL legislators in our Congressional Delegation.

td1234
td1234

@honested @td1234 Hank Johnson and David Scott are "real" legislatures? LMFAO. I know you can post all the legislation they have written that has become law.