Wisconsin Truth PAC ad targets Barnes over crime

Wisconsin Truth PAC is again going after Dem U.S. Senate nominee Mandela Barnes over crime in a new TV ad.

The group said the spot will run statewide as part of a TV, radio and digital campaign. It's part of a $12.5 million buy.

The narrator in the spot says violent crime is up in Wisconsin, yet Barnes has called for releasing "half of Wisconsin's jailed inmates."

The narrator says that would mean releasing 10,000 criminals "right into our neighborhoods; 10,000 reasons your family would be in more danger."

The narrator then says Barnes supports defunding the police.

"Ten thousa...

Please log in to access subscriber content.
If you don't have a subscription, click here for a WisPolitics free trial and to view the different subscription options.

Upcoming Events

Order copies of the 2023 WisPolitics Directory