Shapiro: Dem candidate's advert wrongly implies endorsement

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – An advert by certainly one of three individuals looking for the Democratic nomination for Pennsylvania’s lieutenant governor this yr is drawing a criticism from the celebration’s presumed nominee for governor.

Lawyer Normal Josh Shapiro’s marketing campaign says state Rep. Brian Sims is operating an advert that falsely implies Shapiro has endorsed Sims.

Shapiro is the one Democrat looking for the nomination for governor within the Might main. He is endorsed state Rep. Austin Davis as lieutenant governor.

Sims’ advert ends saying in block letters “endorsed Josh Shapiro.” Shapiro’s legal professionals object, saying that makes it sound like Shapiro has endorsed Sims, when he hasn’t.

9 Republicans are additionally operating within the Might 17 main for lieutenant governor.

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