President Donald Trump’s reelection campaign has released two new ads, one targeting seniors, as the General Election inches closer.
The two ads, both 30-seconds long, are called “Carefully” and “Biden Plan.”
The commercial “Carefully” is directed at seniors, a group that was vital to Trump’s 2016 election. The ad boasts Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, following his own recovery from the virus.
“President Trump is recovering from the coronavirus,” the ad narrator says. “And so is America. Together we rose to the challenge — protecting our seniors, getting them life saving drugs in record time, sparing no expense.”
During the narration, the ad flashes clips of seniors, as well as videos of Trump talking to medical personnel inside hospitals, wearing a mask. The ad also features Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the nation’s top infectious diseases experts.
“I can’t imagine… that anybody could be doing more,” Fauci says in a clip used in the ad. The quote used is from an interview on Fox News, though he was speaking about the scale of the federal government’s mobilization — not specifically complimenting the President, according to a report from Politico.
“We’ll get through this together,