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Tancredo Ratchets Up the Hate and Fear Factor

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Is it any wonder Latino voters are returning to the Democratic party in droves? Check out Tom Tancredo’s new ad, as described by the Denver Post:

Republican candidate Tom Tancredo of Colorado has a new TV ad, this one saying that “vicious Central American gangs” in the U.S. are killing mothers, raping children and selling drugs.

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The ad, which began running in Iowa on Tuesday, weaves images of tattooed Latino men and bloody bodies and blames “gutless politicians who refuse to defend our borders.”

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