NRCC begins targeting moderate Dems 

The National Republican Congressional Committee is already out with two new ads for the 2012 election -- one attacking West Virginia's longtime Democratic congressman Nick Rahall, and the other targeting chief Blue Dog Heath Shuler of North Carolina:

The second NRCC ad is essentially saying that it's more important how Blue Dogs vote than how they speak. Shuler is less vulnerable to this line of attack, however, since he ran against Nancy Pelosi for minority leader. There won't be any "Shuler voted for Pelosi" ads in this new cycle.

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