Daily Archives: October 18, 2012

Mitt kills at the Al Smith Dinner

It turns out that Mitt is a funny guy: Romney Roasts President Obama, Himself At The Al Smith Dinner On Thursday night, Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney delivered a lighthearted address to the guests at the Alfred Smith Dinner in … Continue reading

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Preference Cascade Underway?

Katrina Trinko: Romney Seven Points Ahead in Gallup Poll In today’s Gallup, Mitt Romney has a significant lead over President Obama among likely voters: seven points. Romney is at 52 percent to Obama’s 45 percent. So what’s going on? I … Continue reading

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Live by the race card, die by the race card

When karma teams up with the Law of Unintended Consequences: Romney is winning the white vote — by a lot Political analysts (including The Fix) spend a good bit of time these days talking about important voter groups — Latino … Continue reading

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Midday Open Thread

The Giants game isn’t until tonight. What else is happening?

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Laugh of the Day

This is not an Onion parody: First lady: President ‘didn’t point fingers, didn’t place blame’ First lady Michelle Obama said Wednesday that President Obama did not look to blame others for the challenges he faced as president, an apparent rebuke … Continue reading

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The Incredible Shrinking Obama

Washington Free Beacon: All the Small Things “If you don’t have a record to run on, then you paint your opponent as someone people should run from,” then-candidate Barack Obama said in 2008. “You make a big election about small … Continue reading

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