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Democrats target Yoder, Jenkins
08/05/2013 6:02 PM
08/05/2013 6:03 PM
Democrats on Monday came out of the gate with a pair of radio ads aimed at two Kansas GOP House members: Kevin Yoder and Lynn Jenkins.
The radio spots are quick, 15-second digs at the two for leaving Washington for a congressional recess instead of dealing with the big issues of the day, such as job-creation and immigration reform.
Yoder of Overland Park represents the 3rd District. Jenkins of Topeka represents the 2nd District. Both are big favorites to win re-election next year.
“You work hard, so you deserve the same from your Congressman . But did you know Congressman Yoder is on a five-week taxpayer-funded vacation instead of working to create jobs? Tell Congressman Yoder to get his priorities straight.”
Republicans control the House. But Democrats are on taking the same vacation.
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