CD2 Watch: McSally releases her World Cup soccer ad "For us"

2014-06-12T10:30:00Z 2014-06-12T12:26:22Z CD2 Watch: McSally releases her World Cup soccer ad "For us"By Joe Ferguson Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star

Congressional candidate Martha McSally has posted her first new ad of the campaign season, which will begin running today during World Cup matches.

The ads will run on ESPN, ESPN2, the local ABC affiliate and Spanish language Univision.

In addition to the World Cup TV ad, similar ads will also be placed on Hispanic TV news, on Hispanic radio and in Spanish-language newspapers.

Text of the ad:

(Narrator, Martha McSally:)

"I am Martha McSally. I was colonel in the Air Force. I led men and women in combat. Now, I am ready to lead. To create jobs. To protect the A-10 and Davis-Monthan. To improve education for our children. I am determined. I am ready fight for southern Arizona, for our community. For us. I am Martha McSally and I approve this message because together we can make a difference."

Here is the Spanish language version of the ad.

Contact reporter Joe Ferguson at or 573-4346. Follow him on Twitter @JoeFerguson

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