“In what appears to be a political media first, a Super Pac controlled by President Trump has released an ad attacking the character of a witness in advance of a highly anticipated Senate hearing,” MediaPost reports. “The ad, entitled ‘Showboat,’ was released Tuesday by Trump’s Great America Alliance and attacks the character of former FBI Director James Comey, who is scheduled to speak publicly Thursday morning during a Senate hearing.”
The spot is reportedly scheduled to air on national TV during the hearing.
“Citing alt right news reports such as Breitbart News, American Spectator and AlternNet, the campaign attacks Comey as putting ‘politics over protecting America’ and concludes with the tagline: ‘Just another DC insider in it for himself,'” the story reports.
Here’s the spot …