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March 28, 2014 7:38 PM

Barber star of another Republican TV ad

Another Republican candidate is using the Rev. William Barber, president of the N.C. NAACP, as an unlikely star in a new campaign advertisement. The 30-second TV spot for Bruce VonCannon, one of nine candidates vying for the GOP nomination in the 6th Congressional District, uses video clips of Barber at a Moral Monday protest last year to illustrate what VonCannon deems “broken politics.”

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