Politics can be a brutal business during campaign season as a recent barrage of television commercials would attest.

 For the past week, U.S. Senate Republican candidate John Raese’s campaign has been bombarding the airwaves with television ads that seek to link Manchin to President Obama.

The family of the late Sen. Robert C. Byrd blasted Raese for including an image from Byrd’s West Virginia memorial service in a TV attack ad.

Gov. Joe Manchin fires back at his U.S. Senate opponent in his first 30-second television advertisement.

Released this week, Manchin’s campaign ad features Manchin speaking directly to West Virginians about working together to bring new ideas to Washington. The ad takes aim at Republican John Raese. 

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