Democratic Candidate For Governor Says He Can't Afford TV Advertisements

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Democratic candidate for governor said that he doesn't have enough money to run television advertisements against Gov. Bob Taft.

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Timothy Hagan said that he'd have to raise $25,000 a day between now and the November election to run enough ads to make a difference.

Denny White, chairman of the Ohio Democratic Party, said that he's not sure how Hagan could be elected without TV ads.

Jason Mauk, an Ohio Republican Party spokesman, said that no statewide candidate can win in Ohio without a major television campaign.

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