Mitch McConnell’s big blunder – features North Carolina’s Duke Blue Devils in ad – OOPS!

Mitch McConnell Ad - Screen Shot
Mitch McConnell Ad - Screen Shot

IN THE CAPITAL, March 26, 2014 – Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell was ridiculed on Tuesday for his newly-released campaign ad, which included a shot of Duke University’s basketball team winning the 2010 NCAA national championship.

In the ad titled, “Rebuild,” McConnell said he will work to restore opportunity and economic mobility for the middle-class. “If I’m given the opportunity to lead the U.S. Senate next year, I won’t let you down,” he said. “I will lead it with integrity; we will fight to the nail for conservative reforms that put this country back on track.”

“We will debate our ideas openly,” he added. “We will vote without fear and we will govern with the understanding that the future of this country depends on our success.”

But at the 1:09 mark, the ad featured a shot of Duke basketball players Jon Scheyer and Lance Thomas celebrating their victory against the Butler Bulldogs in the 2010 national championship.

Read more at:  Mitch McConnell’s Kentucky Ad Mistakenly Features Duke Basketball Team [Video] by Ayobami Olugbemiga Staff Writer, Politics, for In the Capital


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  • De

    Vote lying McConnell out. McConnell should just admit he is a democrat.

  • Jay


  • Dave Speller

    the bigger mistake is reelecting this RINO!

  • Shirley Henson

    Sounds like Obama..

  • missy1462

    Traitor to America!

  • killer62

    Proof positive of the lies spewing from Congressmen (and women).