President Barack Obama may or may not come to Massachusetts to campaign for US Senate candidate Martha Coakley this weekend, but he's evidently lending at least some help by cutting an ad for her.
"He supports her enormously. Did a video ad for her yesterday," Valerie Jarrett, a senior White House adviser, said this morning on MSNBC's "Morning Joe." "We have a lot of resources going to support her candidacy. She would make an outstanding senator, and she, of course, has his full support."
She added, "I don't know what his plans are for the weekend."
There have been discussions within the Democratic Party about bringing Obama – or Vice President Joe Biden – to Massachusetts to campaign for Coakley, but the White House has said repeatedly that such a trip is not on the president's schedule.
Vicki Kennedy, the widow of the late Edward M. Kennedy, has also recorded an ad for Coakley, the Associated Press reported.
Republican Scott Brown's campaign, meanwhile, is up with a new ad called "Momentum." Watch it below.
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