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Using this ad to misdirect people

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When searching for Alison Grimes campaign website, this is what Google shows me at the top of my search results
It is a fake site created by Her opponent Mitch McConnel
"Ad related to candidate Alison Grimes
Obama's KY Candidate - obamaskentuckycandidate.com‎
www.obamaskentuckycandidate.com/‎
Learn more about President Obama's top pick for Kentucky.‎"

Using this ad to misdirect people. Smiley Sad

Now when I try to submit this form I get There were problems sending your form.

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Re: Using this ad to misdirect people

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It is not illegal to advertise using the name of another company (or person) as one of your keywords. Many advertisers advertise on the name of their top competitors.

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