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President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign released a brutal new ad over the weekend, attacking Mitt Romney for his offshore bank accounts and his ties to companies that outsourced jobs.

The ad, called “Firms,” features a list of accusations against Romney shown over audio of his off-key rendition of “America the Beautiful.”

“Mitt Romney’s not the solution. He’s the problem,” the ad concludes.

“Firms,” will run in 9 swing states: Colorado, Florida, Iowa, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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Stacey Abrams

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Reprinted with permission from Daily Kos

File this under asked and answered. Former Georgia House minority leader and voting rights advocate Stacey Abrams trended much of the day on Wednesday after Republican Sen. John Kennedy questioned whether she thought a restrictive voting bill signed into law last month is racist. "I think there are provisions of it that are racist, yes," the former Georgia gubernatorial candidate answered. Abrams was speaking during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on voting rights on Tuesday when Kennedy made the mistake of asking her for a list of the provisions she objects to in the Georgia legislation.

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