A new ad from Democratic incumbent U.S. Rep. Chet Edwards, D-Waco, went up on television today. 

Entitled "Back," it questions the trustworthiness of his opponent, Bill Flores. It highlights a claim made Flores that he had voted for fellow Republican Rob Curnock in a previous election. The Edwards camp has pointed out, and had confirmed by PolitiFact Texas, that Flores has no history of voting in the district.

Edwards is the second CD-17 candidate to advertise on television this week. Flores took to the airwaves on Wednesday

Here's Edwards' ad:

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Become one.

Texas Tribune donors or members may be quoted or mentioned in our stories, or may be the subject of them. For a complete list of contributors, click here.

Get The Brief

Never miss a moment in Texas politics with our daily newsletter.