John Tierney fights back against the onslaught of commercials highlighting his family's troubles. With voters knowing that his wife copped a plea and did time to keep the scandal under the radar, it's hard to imagine this approach will get him far. But what else can he do besides play victim to create some goodwill?
Tierney's ad is dishonest, of course, but it's nothing compared to blur the lines between Richard Tisei and the Tea Party. This ad's from the Democrats in Washington.