Michigan Rep. Criticizes CDC Ads

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The latest government ad contract to be questioned by a lawmaker is the Centers for Disease Control’s $125 million youth media campaign to promote healthy lifestyles. Rep. Carolyn Kilpatrick, D-Mich., has sent a letter to the CDC criticizing ad placement on the African American portion of the campaign.

PFI Marketing in New York handles African American creative.

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