New Obama ad slams McCain as deregulator

The Obama people are going to town on McCain's talk of deregulating healthcare.

Published September 22, 2008 1:53PM (EDT)

Team Obama launched a new ad slamming John McCain for proposing to deregulate the healthcare industry in ways similar to the financial and mortgage industries. Enjoy:

Expect the Obama people to wield this cudgel, along with similar ads that bring the economy into high relief, with an unrelenting fervor for the remaining six weeks. They'd be crazy not to.

By Thomas Schaller

Thomas F. Schaller is professor of political science at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and the author of "Whistling Past Dixie: How Democrats Can Win Without the South." Follow him @schaller67.

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