Kay Bailey Hutchison's newest ad — coming on the heels of polls showing an increase in Gov. Rick Perry's lead and a slide in Hutchison's support — attacks the incumbent for ties to lobbyists.
Her spot is called "New One":
CHYRON: “Perry To Name Lobbyist As New Chief Of Staff”
ANNCR: Perry names lobbyist as chief of staff.
CHYRON: “Perry’s Former Chief Of Staff…Is A Lobbyist For Merck”
ANNCR: Former chief of staff becomes HPV lobbyist.
CHYRON: “A Shroud Of Secrecy…Has Descended On The Governor’s Office.”
ANNCR: Shroud of secrecy descends on Governor’s Office.
CHYRON: “Lobbyists Revolving In, Out Of Perry Staff Positions”
ANNCR: Lobbyists in and out of Perry’s staff.
CHYRON: “Companies That Gave To Perry Got Road Contract”
ANNCR: Companies that gave to Perry get road contract.
CHYRON: “Perry Shakes Down Special Interests, Lobbyists”
ANNCR: Perry shakes down special interests.
CHYRON: “Perry's Top Donors Get Business”
ANNCR: Perry’s top donors get business.
ANNCR: There are two ways to get things done in Austin. Hire a lobbyist and donate to this governor. Or elect a new one.