Democrats are chuckling about a spelling error in a new Kevin Yoder campaign ad.
A freeze frame is above. The full ad is here (likely to be corrected at some point) with the error at :08: UPDATED: The ad was deleted about 15 minutes after our story was posted.
But there is also some pushback over the ad’s claim that opponent Jay Sidie didn’t vote in 2014.
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“With Governor Brownback up for election and education funding in the balance, Sidie refused to vote against Brownback even last year,” the ad says.
While that might be true, it’s a pretty safe assumption that Yoder refused to vote against Brownback in 2014 as well. If Yoder did vote against Brownback — if he voted for Paul Davis — that would be news, and a big surprise.
The ad’s central point is valid, though: Sidie missed a lot of votes before running for office.
Here’s the corrected ad: