Clever Ad From Mitch McConnell (Video)

Lighthearted is rarely a word used to describe Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell. But the Kentucky senator in his toughest campaign yet is showing off a carefree side in a new commercial bringing back the bloodhounds that helped him first get elected in 1984.

McConnell’s new ad, which will air in the campaign’s final week, pokes fun at advice he’s been given by ad makers. He nixes doing a Jean-Claude Van Damme move between two moving trucks and featuring a cute baby. McConnell lets out a chuckle at the end when the bloodhounds appear