DES MOINES, Iowa — The Terry Branstad campaign was ready for Democrat Jack Hatch to pick Monica Vernon as a running mate Tuesday.
The governor’s re-election team apparently claimed the web address hatchvernon.com before the Hatch-Vernon team could.
Tuesday, the Branstad campaign launched a satirical campaign site for the Democrats promising to raise taxes, increase unemployment, and adopt an unbalanced budget.
The Branstad campaign is also behind the satirical Twitter @HatchVernon. They’ve been sending out tweets like this: