Political ads surge, broadcasters benefit in 2010

Thursday, October 28, 2010 | 7:32 p.m. CDT; updated 10:17 p.m. CDT, Thursday, October 28, 2010

SEDALIA — Josh Vannoy has heard the complaint from customers bringing TVs to his repair shop. He's even heard it when delivering a brand new TV. The problem: the persistent static of this year's political advertisements.