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  Oh Mumia! NRCC Plays the Abu-Jamal Card Against Boockvar
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Last EditedRP  Sep 27, 2012 02:15pm
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AuthorKeegan Gibson
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News DateThursday, September 27, 2012 08:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionAs part of its continuing effort to paint challenger Kathy Boockvar as a liberal extremist, the National Republican Congressional Committee Thursday launched a new attack: robocalls that link the Democrat to convicted killer Mumia Abu-Jamal.

A campaign consisting of online ads reminiscent of Willie Horton and hundreds of thousands of robocalls highlights a handful of tenuous links between Abu-Jamal and Boockvar (who was 13 years-old when the former was convicted).

“The husband-and-wife law firm of Boockvar and Yeager has represented one of the leading activists for Mumia Abu-Jamal – and Boockvar’s husband was a lawyer for a witness to the murder who accused the cops of pressuring her.”
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