Talking Points Memo reports
IT JUST WASN'T ACCURATE: The Kochs' Obamascare TV face now has a new, more generalized script.
that Americans for Prosperity
, the Koch-backed political organization that has been a driving financial and lobbying force in the rising Republican majority in Arkansas, has put out new versions of ads attacking Democratic senators on Obamacare after fact-checking of earlier versions revealed them as fiction.
The changes are in new ads attacking Mary Landrieu and Mark Udall.
But what's notable about the ads is what they aren't: A personalized story of someone who's been negatively affected by Obamacare, the kind of verifiable set of facts that can be checked — and rebutted, as happened with a recent AFP ad that led to significant backlash from the fact-checking community.
A huge ad buy targeting Mark Pryor has already been shot down as erroneous
— it claims loss of insurance coverage that the state Insurance Department has protected through 2016. Keep an eye out for a new edition of that one, too. Or maybe in Arkansas the AFP will stick to its usual approach — faith in the evil of all things Obama trumps all facts.