Republican Convention 2012

New DNC Ad Slams RNC Speaker Artur Davis For Switching Parties

The former Democratic congressman from Alabama, who ran for governor as a Democrat, has endorsed Mitt Romney for President and slammed the Obama campaign for racial rhetoric


The Democratic National Committee is taking aim at Artur Davis in a new ad that disparages him for his decision to switch parties and become a Republican.

Davis, a former Democratic congressman from Birmimgham, recently announced his decision to join the Republican Party and was named as one of the featured speakers at the Republican National Convention, which opens Monday in Tampa, Fla.