The Democratic National Committee is targeting New Mexico as well as two other swing states, Ohio and North Carolina, with a new ad supporting President Obama's jobs plan. This is right before an expected Senate vote on part of Obama's plan that relates to hiring veterans.
It's a fairly low-key ad, focusing on an unemployed Iraq war vet. The only "finger-pointing" is the part that says " ...it's paid for by asking millionaires and corporations to pay their fair share. But Republicans have said no."
It looks like the Dems are playing to sports fans. Besides CNN, the ad will be running on ESPN and the NFL Network.
This is the second ad the DNC has run in this state this year -- and the first one in English.
Here's the ad: