Former Tennessee congressman Harold Ford's anticipated run for the New York Senate seat currently held by Kirsten Gillibrand has some progressive groups up in arms. One of them, Brave New Films, is attempting to drum up opposition to a Ford candidacy through a video accusing Ford of being "Ann Coulter's favorite Democrat."
On their website, Brave New Films writes,
Well, for starters, he's a staunch opponent of abortion rights. He also disapproves of marriage equality for gay couples, opposes public safety laws to keep guns off the streets, and blames immigrants for America's problems. Doesn't sound like much of a New Yorker, does he?
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