The ad goes after the General Assembly Democrats for wanting to raise gas taxes when are already at crippling, record high levels and the economy is very uncertain. The 60-second script and audio link are below.
SPEAKER 1: Kids calm down while I pump the gas.
SPEAKER 2: Driving the kids around must keep you busy.
SPEAKER 1: Yeah this is my second fill up this week and these gas prices are killing our family budget.
SPEAKER 2: Four dollar fifty cent gas hurts our family. Our gas budget was fifty dollars a week.
Now its nearly a hundred twenty five dollars for one car.
SPEAKER 1: And politicians in Richmond are making it worse!
SPEAKER 1: The Democrats in the state senate on a straight party line vote voted to increase the gas tax over thirty-three percent.
SPEAKER 2: The Virginia Democrats in the senate voted to raise gas taxes now? What are they thinking?
SPEAKER 1: Yeah. And Governor Tim Kaine wants higher taxes too. And now the democrats in the senate are really sticking it to consumers with an over thirty-three percent gas tax hike.
SPEAKER 2: You know. Consumers need to tell governor Kaine and the democrat leadership that their gas tax increase agenda will really hurt working families.
SPEAKER 1: And kill jobs.
Narrator: Angered by State Senate Democrats and Tim Kaine’s high tax agenda?
Call Governor Kaine at (804) 786-2211. Tell him to stop trying to raise taxes on working families. Paid for and authorized by Americans for Prosperity. On the web at http://www.americansforprosperity.org/