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Prime time ad blitz, parties to go negative in final 10 days

The prime time ad blitz remains tops, but internet and specialty channels effective too

With election day just more than a week away, federal political parties are expected to peak their ad spending this week in a final blitz of negative advertising, aiming largely for prime time, say experts.

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Prime time ad blitz, parties to go negative in final 10 days

The prime time ad blitz remains tops, but internet and specialty channels effective too

With election day just more than a week away, federal political parties are expected to peak their ad spending this week in a final blitz of negative advertising, aiming largely for prime time, say experts.

  

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
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Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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