Ad spend shows Democrats pinning hopes on midterm abortion
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are pumping an unprecedented amount of money into advertising related to abortion rights, underscoring how central the message is to the party in the final weeks before November’s midterm elections. .
With the most intense campaign period just beginning, Democrats have already invested more than $124 million this year in TV ads referencing abortion. That’s more than twice as much money as Democrats’ next big issue this year, “character,” and nearly 20 times more than what Democrats have spent on midterm abortion-related ads. mandate in 2018.