Democrat Rob Miller, who is seeking to unseat Republican U.S. Rep. Joe Miller, says U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi should lose her job. The Associated Press reports Miller made his comments about Pelosi in response to a Wilson ad that ties Miller with Pelosi.
Here is what the AP is reporting.
The Democrat hoping to unseat South Carolina Rep. Joe Wilson is fighting back at a negative ad, saying Nancy Pelosi should lose her job as speaker.
Rob Miller said Wednesday he would not vote to keep Pelosi as House speaker. Miller says Washington is broken, and he blames leaders for the bickering.
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He's countering an ad from Wilson, whose prominence grew last year after he heckled President Obama. The ad features side-by-side images of Miller and Pelosi, who has contributed to Miller's campaign. The ad also accuses Miller of supporting "job-killing new taxes."
But Miller says there should be no new taxes amid a struggling economy. He says Bush-era tax cuts should be extended until Congress overhauls the tax code.