Ashford Should Pull Ad & Apologize to Airmen

Monday, October 24, 2016 – In recent weeks, the Ashford for Congress campaign has been running an advertisement which prominently features a picture of Brad Ashford standing with members of the 55th Wing at RAF Mildenhall in the United Kingdom. The Bacon campaign is calling on Brad Ashford to immediately take down this advertisement and…

Ashford Running From His Record of Supporting Obamacare; Calling on Ashford to Condemn DCCC Ad

Thursday, September 29, 2016 – Today, Brad Ashford released yet another misleading television advertisement, this time running an ad where he retreats from his passionate support of Obamacare. Ashford has repeatedly voted against ending Obamacare. He even bragged to a liberal audience that he “wouldn’t vote 47 times to repeal” Obamacare. (Source: Nebraska Watchdog, Monday,…

Ashford Contradicts Chief of Staff on Clinton Campaign

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 – Today, the Brad Ashford campaign continued the trend of contradicting itself. Brad Ashford claimed in the Omaha World-Herald that he “is not helping or even communicating with Clinton’s campaign.” Source: Omaha World-Herald, September 20, 2016: http://www.omaha.com/news/politics/in-nd-district-race-ashford-and-bacon-steer-clear-of/article_ae4bd201-7791-52a5-b160-d445ffeb9441.html However, Ashford Chief of Staff Jeremy Nordquist noted the “close cooperation between the Ashford campaign and Hillary…

Ashford Not Ready To Lead

Friday, September 16, 2016 – Today in the Omaha World Herald, Brad Ashford and his campaign once again tried to explain away his inconsistent pattern on votes concerning national security. Ashford admits to changing his mind on GTMO. While he now supports keeping it open, his campaign has stated that the previous votes for keeping GTMO…