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State Republicans should drop new attack ads

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Sometimes two seemingly unrelated news stories can produce a combination that is sadly ironic.

Take these two, which both ran last week. The first, by Mike Longaecker, ran in the Red Wing Republican Eagle and the second, by Jim Foti, ran in the Minneapolis Star Tribune.


The first starts like this:

"State Republican Party officials launched the opening salvo Wednesday in what they say will be an aggressive effort to take back legislative seats."

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