"The ad was based on Boyce's campaign materials and court documents but this settlement addressed any misunderstanding that occurred," Jackson said Thursday.
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"It's a tough district; it's a conservative-leaning district," Democratic consultant Morgan Jackson told Roll Call. "It's a matter of can he tap into the base of folks who have been buying his albums for years?"
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