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2 councilmen make wrong call on TV ads


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Apr 12, 2014

~~<p>Two City Council members who are running for Congress come off more like pitchmen than community leaders in TV ads that put them in the middle of a local labor dispute.</p>
<p>Stanley Chang and Joey Manahan may have considered the spots for Unite Here Local 5 a free opportunity to broadcast their pro-labor bona fides and increase their name recognition, but the results are unseemly, being tailored so narrowly for a single special interest.</p>
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Two City Council members who are running for Congress come off more like pitchmen than community leaders in TV ads that put them in the middle of a local labor dispute.

Stanley Chang and Joey Manahan may have considered the spots for Unite Here Local 5 a free opportunity to broadcast their pro-labor bona fides and increase their name recognition, but the results are unseemly, being tailored so narrowly for a single special interest. Login for more...



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