Liddy Dole deserves to lose for so many reasons. But, in the end, Dole really did herself in with that “godless” ad she ran against Kay Hagan. Public Policy Polling’s blog, (PPP is based in North Carolina) had this analysis:
It is pretty clear to me based on our polling this weekend that Kay Hagan will be headed to the US Senate unless something very bizarre happens in the next 72 hours. While numbers in the races for President and Governor are basically unchanged from last week there has been clear movement away from Elizabeth Dole, a sign that her ‘Godless Americans’ ad is blowing up in her face.
Dole has run one of the worst campaigns imaginable.
Dole is getting what she deserves.
If you live in North Carolina, pile on. Crush Liddy while you’re defeating McCain. You’re doing a favor for the rest of America.
And, one more time, here’s the response ad from Kay Hagan, who will be North Carolina’s next Senator: