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Kerry Healey does Lee Atwater proud.  Healey has taken a page from Rove's mentor and has resurrected the infamous Willie Horton ad and given it a make over in her run for governor against Deval Patrick.

Carl Ray Songer is a convicted cop killer.  Twenty years or so ago Deval Patrick working for the NAACP helped reduce Mr. Songer's sentence from the death penalty to life in prison.

Enter Kerry Healey's ad.  The ad claims that as a result of Patrick's actions Carl Ray Songer is now "eligible for parole."

Here is the ad.

The truth?  Carl Ray Songer will be one hundred and fourty four years old when he becomes eligible for parole.

Originally posted to manyoso on Tue Oct 10, 2006 at 11:45 AM PDT.

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