USA Today: Exclusive: More than 16,200 ads hit airwaves to sway Senate vote on Brett Kavanaugh


Groups trying to sway the Senate’s vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh have run more than 16,200 ads clamoring for his confirmation or defeat, nearly five times the advertising that confronted Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump’s first pick to the high court last year, a USA TODAY analysis of advertising data shows.

…Demand Justice, formed in May as a liberal counterweight in judicial ad wars, is the only progressive group that aired ads focused on red-state Democrats during the period examined.

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