Sweet: Obama, Clinton spots. Softer sell for the holiday.

SHARE Sweet: Obama, Clinton spots. Softer sell for the holiday.

CHICAGO–With the holiday season started, the presidential campaigns in Iowa want to keep pushing–but not intrude. It is a delicate balance. The Obama campaign on Wednesday released this holiday greeting from the Obama family. Last week, the Clinton team produced an ad featuring Clinton, her mother Dorothy Rodham and her daughter Chelsea.

(The Clinton video has a package of some other spots from her campaign; links at the bottom)

Ads are running on Des Moines television for a host of candidates. on the Dem side Obama, Hillary Rodham Clinton, John Edwards, Chris Dodd, Joe Biden.

Plus–Clinton has third party ads running on her behalf from AFSCME.

Republicans on tv include Ron Paul, Mitt Romney and Mike Huckabee.

The Latest
This stretch of Michigan Avenue is rebounding post-COVID and adapting to today’s consumers, who crave experiences more than products, writes the managing director of 360CHICAGO.
And that’s not the only problem at an office where the assistant will make less than the trainee, and the boss is overlooking her main responsibilities.
Doctors used a spinal anesthetic to numb the patient from the chest down, eliminating the use of narcotics and general anesthesia, cutting recovery time. The patient, John Nicholas, was released within 24 hours of the procedure.
Officers responded to reports of a person shot in the 3300 block of South Roosevelt Road about 9:15 p.m. Sunday and found a 24-year-old man who had been shot several times, police said.