IT’S A GAS
Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies is getting strategic, and to the tune of six figures. The advocacy group has spent $650,000 on advertising buys in Albuquerque, N.M.; Columbus, Ohio; and Las Vegas — all spots where President Obama is pitching his energy plan this week.
“Bad energy policies mean energy prices we can’t afford,” the 30-second spot says, and it urges viewers to contact the White House and Congress.
“Instead of delivering practical solutions to make energy more affordable, President Obama is pursuing restrictive and naive policies that are hurting families at the pump and in their utility bills,” says Steven Law, president of the group. “There