This is an advertisement that is part of the ‘Protect Health Care‘ campaign. Most pundits and commentators thought this ad was particularly strong. On Monday, members of the Paterson Administration held a press conference to rebuke the claims of advertisement, which is supposedly going into heavy rotation.
There’s a bit of a ‘pile-on’ happening in response to the Governor’s budget proposal. Earlier this week, NYSUT announced their own ad campaign, with a focus on the cuts to public education and health care. NYSUT also points out their disdain for how middle-class families are taxed at the same rate as millionaires. Here’s the link to they NYSUT press release.