The National Republican Congressional Committee dropped an attack ad Tuesday morning implicating Rep. Ron Kind, a Wisconsin Democrat, over a “sex for hire” massage parlor story.
The video, based on a series of local TV news and online reports, said that Kind owns a La Crosse property in Wisconsin that made him thousands of dollars renting space to a massage parlor that advertised on sex-for-hire websites such as RubMaps and BodyRubsMap.
“What’s Ron Kind hiding?” asks a voice-over in the ad. “Reports reveal Kind made tens of thousands of dollars from a seedy massage parlor.”
It cites a report that a “massage business located in a building owned by King has a history of posting on websites advertising illicit sex.”
The spot also shows a TV reporter saying seven calls to the police have been made to the address of Kind’s building since the massage business