Matt Flynn is the first Democrat on television with a campaign ad ahead of the Aug. 14 primary, touting his opposition to the Foxconn Technology Group project.
The ad was released Wednesday, just as a new Marquette University Law School poll showed Flynn with 5 percent support among Democratic primary voters.
Flynn spokesman Bryan Kennedy says the spot will air starting Friday in four markets across the state, including Madison, Milwaukee and Green Bay.
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In the ad, Flynn calls the Foxconn deal a “corporate welfare giveaway” and promises to go to court to stop it. The ad ends with a narrator saying Flynn will beat Republican Gov. Scott Walker and stop Foxconn.
Walker negotiated the deal that could lead to a $10 billion Foxconn investment with $4.5 billion in taxpayer incentives.
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