By Cameron Joseph - 09/25/12 12:32 PM EDT
Kaine's campaign fired back.
"It's disappointing that George Allen would choose to run an ad that he knows is false. This is exactly what's wrong with Washington these days and further demonstrates why George Allen would not be able to help break the partisan gridlock there," Kaine spokeswoman Brandi Hoffine said in a statement. "The facts are that the tax burden on Virginia families was lower under Tim Kaine than under George Allen. Tim Kaine cut taxes for the lowest-income Virginians, while George Allen wants to cut taxes for the wealthiest Americans."