[Ed. – Wouldn’t be the first time. It happens in California in almost every national election.]
A group tied to prominent Democratic strategists is posing as a conservative outfit to try to drive a wedge between the Republican candidate for Virginia governor and his core voters, Axios has learned. …
What’s happening: During the past week, Virginians have been targeted with ads on Facebook, Instagram, Google and Snapchat questioning [Glenn] Youngkin’s commitment to the Second Amendment.
- They’re the work of a new political group called Accountability Virginia PAC. Its website says nothing about the individuals or organizations behind it.
The intrigue: While clearly designed to hit Youngkin from the right, all indications point to Democrats behind the PAC.