Several people have asked to see the TV ads in the secretary of state race. Here they are, side by side.
First, Sen. Dianna Duran's ad:
and, the ad from Mary Herrera:
I haven't seen any polling in this race -- if you have, please let me know -- but it's a talker for sure, given the recent headlines about the office. THe fact that both campaigns have ads out, which usually doesn't happen in such a down ballot race, is an indicator that both parties think it might be close.