New Jeff Greene ads target Donald Trump, promote education reform
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jeff Greene is out with two new TV ads as he continues his push to make up ground in the 2018 primary.
Fresh off an interview Monday with Florida Politics in which he questioned his opponents’ ability to challenge the eventual Republican nominee, Greene’s new ads focus on his planned actions as governor, and include a jab at President Donald Trump‘s frequent visits to the Sunshine State.
The first of the two 30-second ads is titled “3 Reasons,” and invokes Greene’s three children as motivators for his fight for education reform.
“With three small children, education becomes personal,” the ad’s narrator notes. The ad highlights “The Greene School,” which was opened by the billionaire back in 2016.
He started the nonprofit West Palm Beach school due to frustrations with the existing state school system.
But the ad notes Greene will bring what he’s learned from his own experience heading a school to Florida’s public school system. That includes a proposal for two years of pre-K education for all children.
The ad is in line with what Greene told us during an interview last month at the Democrats’