California Republican gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman latest ad does its best to link her opponent Steve Poizner to Al Gore, Planned Parenthood and high taxes.
The TPM Poll Average for this race shows Whitman leading Poizner 47.4%-28.6%. The primary takes place June 8.
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