The NRA’s Political Victory Fund released a new ad today featuring Benghazi survivor Mark “Oz” Geist
The fund will spend $2 million dollars airing the ad
Jennifer Baker, Director of Public Affairs for the NRA’s lobbying arm, confirmed to CNN that the ad is backed by a $2 million buy and will air in battleground states such as Colorado, Florida, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, in addition to the second congressional district of Maine, which splits its electoral votes. (CNN)
The former Marine was a member of the Annex Security Team that defended the Benghazi outpost in Libya from a terror attack that began on the evening of September 11th, 2012. Their story was recently told in the motion picture, ‘13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi‘.
The spot is directed at viewers reluctant to vote this November because “their candidate didn’t win.” Over imagery of him walking through Arlington National Cemetery, Geist relates, “I know some other people who won’t be voting this year either.