WASHINGTON, D.C. – Move over kissable babies. Sayonara patriotic parades with loads of American flags. See ya later factories with blue collar workers looking busy.
A new political prop has come roaring down the road: American-made cars and trucks as a grand metaphor for moving America forward in difficult economic times.
Here are 10 of this year’s best political advertisements featuring politicians driving, kicking the tires of or otherwise posing with motor vehicles.
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John Stanton is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New Orleans. In 2014, Stanton was a recipient of the National Press Foundation’s 2014 Dirksen Award for distinguished reporting of Congress.
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