Republican John Raese’s U.S. Senate campaign just played a 9-minute long radio ad on MetroNews, the statewide radio network Raese owns.
The ad, above, is a lengthy biography of Raese, his family and the family’s industrial empire, which includes the radio network.
The ad ran the day before Election Day during Talkline, a must-hear program for many state political watchers. The morning talk show is hosted by Hoppy Kercheval, the state’s top radio personality.
The ad was paid for by the Raese campaign, according to a disclaimer that ran before and after the biography.U
Updated:The ad will re-air at 3:05 p.m., a Raese campaign spokesman said.