SuperPAC for America has revised its “Idaho Voter Guide” ad, removing a false claim that Idaho Congressman Walt Minnick voted for the federal stimulus bill; Minnick was one of 11 House Democrats who voted against the bill. In the new version, that part of the ad is replaced with, “Minnick backed Nancy Pelosi (for speaker), Labrador will not.” At least one Idaho station, KIVI-TV, is now running the new version of the ad.
Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.
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