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Democratic Governors Association
Democratic governors run ad slamming Hogan
Democratic governors run ad slamming Hogan

The Democratic Governors Association has begun running a television ad attacking Republican gubernatorial nominee Larry Hogan, echoing Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown's theme that Hogan would take Maryland backwards and would be "dangerous" on women's health issues. The 30-second spot reinforces Brown's negative ad campaign singling out Hogan's past positions on abortion and contraception. It says the Republican has taken positions in favor of banning abortion, even in cases of rape and incest, and supporting a proposal that would outlaw common forms of birth control. While it is true that Hogan expressed support for such policies in the 1980s and early 1990s, the...