Huntsville mayor and gubernatorial hopeful Tommy Battle released his first television campaign spot on Tuesday afternoon on his social media platforms.
Starting on Wednesday morning, the 30 second spot will air on network TV, cable TV, and digital media across Alabama
The ad focuses on the ongoing battle to make Alabama better than it is today. It also touts Battle’s values, stances, and success in recruiting 24,000 jobs to the state.
“If the battle is to make Alabama better. Then maybe we need a Battle to lead us. Tommy Battle for Governor,” concludes the ad.
Battle first shared the ad with his supporters Tuesday afternoon on Facebook.
“FIRST LOOK: Our first television campaign spot will be broadcast statewide starting tomorrow! It’s a big deal. I wanted my supporters to get the first look,” wrote Battle. “As your next Governor, I will always stand up and defend our shared conservative values. It’s time for a new vision and direction for our state! #BattleforGovernor
In a statement about the ad, Battle said he wanted voters to know where he stands on the issues.
“The momentum for our campaign continues to grow in every corner of the state. We have 5 weeks before the June 5 Republican primary. I want voters to know where I stand on the issues and what my vision and plan is to move this state forward,” explained Battle.
Watch the ad below: