A Democratic super PAC is buying television time around ’s town hall on Sunday night and is planning to air ads attacking his response to the coronavirus pandemic in key swing states.
American Bridge, which is focused on limiting Trump’s margins among white working-class voters, is airing the 30-second spot in smaller television markets in the states of , and .
The ads feature Trump declaring, “there is so much unnecessary death in this country” while news headlines onscreen outline flaws in the Trump administration’s COVID-19 response and the growing severity of the pandemic. More than 60,000 Americans have died, while more than 30 million Americans have applied for unemployment in recent weeks.
“Donald Trump’s lost time cost lives,”