A Republican super-PAC is comparing Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonDemocrats seek leverage for trial Davis: Trump vs. Clinton impeachments – the major differences Sharice Davids to vote for Trump impeachment articles: 'The facts are uncontested' MORE to former President Richard Nixon in a new ad that refers to her as a “secretive, paranoid politician” who destroyed evidence.
The video was released by Future 45, a super-PAC founded by the Adelson and Ricketts families, both of them major GOP donors.
The clip, called “Crook,” tears into Clinton for her email scandal and accuses her of political favors for donors.
"At least Nixon was right about one thing," the narrator says, before showing footage of Nixon saying “People have got to know whether or not their president is a crook.”
Future 45 is aiming to raise $25 million, according to CNN. The Ricketts family has donated $1 million, and the Adelsons are expected to pitch in $5 million.
The group has not wholeheartedly embraced GOP presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpThe Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by AdvaMed - House panel expected to approve impeachment articles Thursday Democrats worried by Jeremy Corbyn's UK rise amid anti-Semitism Warren, Buttigieg duke it out in sprint to 2020 MORE. But it reportedly is using anti-Clinton ads in Senate battleground states in an effort to help the GOP keep control of the chamber.
The group is running ads in Florida, Nevada, Ohio, New Hampshire, Pennsylvania and Iowa — all states where Republicans senators are facing challenges this fall — according to CNN. It’s not clear whether this ad will run in those states, or on television at all.