Controversy over Obama super PAC ad
Does new video go too far?
- Duration 2:47
- Date Aug 8, 2012
Does new video go too far?
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In a campaign season that is already unleashed -- unrelenting stream of negativity.
A new ad buy a super pac supporting the president hates Mitt Romney in perhaps the most unfavorable light yet.
And that's saying something.
Chief White House correspondent Ed Henry is traveling with the president and cholera.
You're not going to be the candidate we -- This President Obama rolled out a new surrogate -- -- -- the former law student at considerable contraception flap earlier this year.
Committed to -- suggesting here in Colorado he still has an edge among female voters but Republican Mitt Romney may be gaining.
The president leaves Romney here among women 51% to 43%.
While the New York Times CBS news quinnipiac poll found Romney is up among men by a wider margin 56% to 39%.
It leads by five points overall -- it's within the margin of error -- -- and try to make her own healthcare -- Did -- use that pitch overshadowed a bit by a story about another woman.
The late wife of steel worker -- subject.
Featured in an -- by the democratic super pac priorities USA plant run by a former White House -- that has gotten fundraising help from current Obama aides.
She passed away -- two days.
I do not think Mitt Romney realizes what he's done anyway.
The Romney camp is furious the president's allies are blaming the candidate for subjects like dying of cancer after being capital close to -- plan.
He's watching personal character attacks and governor Romney and frankly blaming him for things than just -- disgusting way.
For the second straight day the White House would not condemned the -- despite promises of a positive campaign.
Sometimes politics -- very small.
The choice your face.
Couldn't be bigger -- top advisors claim to know nothing about -- to -- you said.
And and -- an entity it's not controlled by the campaign.
Get the Obama campaign itself use -- -- -- web video bashing baby in May where he appears to be wearing the same shirt as a super -- yet.
They've made as much money operatives Likud and hand they close it down also it made the Obama campaign hosted a conference call with -- -- telling the cancer story we -- I.
-- lucky to find another job as a custodian and the local school district they gave me some health insurance but I couldn't afford to buy.
-- a little while later she was diagnosed with lung cancer.
It turns out though that -- ex wife they initially had her own health insurance even after he lost his job and she died in 2006.
That's five years after -- husband's company went bankrupt.
And after Romney had left Bain Capital.
Ed Henry traveling with the president and Denver Ed thank you.