|| by Will Galloway ||
Columbia- Over $19 million worth of campaign ads for the 2016 election are slated to hit SC Airwaves beginning this month, on top of several hundred thousand dollars spent last month.
So far, governor Jeb Bush and senator Marco Rubio (well actually Right To Rise and Conservative Solutions Project), have dominated the airwaves. According to the Campaign Media Analysis Project, 1,039 ads ran in SC last month from these two.
Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson has already run ads in the upstate for some time, and is planning statewide buys this month.
None of the 2016 ads have come near Mike Huckabee‘s gem from 2008:
And thankfully none have come close to the strangeness of Cain 2012’s ads