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Mitt Romney must be pissed off that the Obama campaign doesn't give him any credit at all in their latest ads, a pair of 30-second spots airing in five states touting the president's leadership in the recovery of the American auto industry. In one ad set to air on Friday, Ohio auto parts factory worker Brian Slagle credits President Obama for putting him back to work after he was laid off in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.

A second ad is set to air in Ohio, Florida, Virginia, Iowa and Colorado and will feature President Obama himself, pointing out that at the time, his auto bailout plan was not popular—but that it worked.
A third ad, a 60-second positive spot released on Monday, is already running in nine states. All three ads are part of a $25 million ad buy for the month.

Originally posted to The Jed Report on Thu May 10, 2012 at 09:00 AM PDT.

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