Would-be speaker Conklin goes up on TV

Assembly Majority Leader Marcus Conklin, up against highly touted Republican Wesley Duncan, is going up on television today.

You don't see too many TV ads in Assembly races, but Conklin knows he has a difficult race -- that's why veteran Democrtaic operative Sean Sinclair, who used to consult with former Speaker Richard Perkins, was brought in to help, and Jon Summers, the ex-Harry Reid aide, helped produce the TV spot. This one is going to be interesting to watch.

Here's the ad, a classic "Look at all the stuff I did" spot: