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It could have run for weekly, so it is a weak system.’ said Ms Thornley who is advocating for more powerful punitive measures for marketers who are not following advertising codes. Louise Thornley also stated that they believe some of the authority’s decisions are unjustified, inconsistent and too lenient. ‘It’s really just a slap on the wrist. They withdraw the ad voluntarily, but there are no sanctions or fines for the ongoing companies that breach the codes.’ The chairman of the Marketing Requirements Authority, Mr Rick Osbone said that withdrawing an advertisement was a penalty due to the amount allocated to preparing the advertisement.In the meantime, Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., provides enlisted the aid of good friend Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., for help in his re-election advertising campaign by getting Kennedy to film a commercial with him, The Hill reviews. Dodd has starred in a true number of controversies in the last year, making his bid for re-election tougher than in earlier years. Kennedy, perhaps Dodd’s closest friend in the Senate, stars in a fresh television ad the Connecticut Democrat is running a year and a half before Election Day and vouches for Dodd’s initiatives to reform the nation’s healthcare system. ‘Quality health care as a fundamental right for all People in america has been the cause of my life, and Chris Dodd offers been my closest ally in this fight,’ Kennedy says in the ad, which is operating in Connecticut .