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Obama Romney Tax Ad

Team Obama Finds Its Killer App

After throwing everything at Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney including the kitchen sink, President Obama’s re-election brain trust may have finally found its best argument.

It’s not Romney’s tenure at Bain Capital, which drew blood earlier this summer, nor … More…

Mitt Romney campaigns early this year in Charleston, SC.

Romney Is the Most Secretive Candidate in Years

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has based his entire campaign on his knowledge of business and his ability to turn around the economy in a way President Obama hasn’t.

His credentials are his experience running private equity firm Bain Capital, … More…

President Obama at UAW conference in Washington.

Class Warfare on the Campaign Trail

Republicans have often accused President Obama and Democrats of engaging in “class warfare” for wanting to push marginal tax rates for top earners back to where they were in the Clinton years.

That’s rubbish, of course. But we heard something … More…

Mitt Romney after the Michigan primary CNN

Romney’s Back on Top

“We didn’t win by a lot, but we won by enough, and that’s all that counts.”

So said former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney after his surprisingly close victory over former Senator Rick Santorum in the Michigan primary Tuesday.

Romney prevailed … More…

Rudy Giuliani campaigns in Florida in 2008

Giuliani Lays Out the Problems with Romney and GOP

Former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is known as a straight talker–an earlier, skinnier version of New Jersey governor Chris Christie–even if you didn’t always like what he said.

But his presidential run in 2008 was a disaster as he … More…

Fox News Debate

Gingrich and Romney Hang in, But Paul Falls

Thursday night’s Fox News Republican presidential debate marked the official end of the 2012 campaign’s pre-season. The opening night kickoff is January 3rd at the Iowa caucuses.

The debate, extremely well moderated by a smart, well-prepared team of Fox … More…

Angry Tea Party protesters in 2009.

Take a Deep Breath, GOP Voters

Republican voters are really, really angry. They’re angry with the economy, angry with the government, and most of all, they’re very, very angry with President Obama. In fact they’ve been fuming since his election and especially since the passage of health care … More…

Mitt Romney

Romney’s Flawed Rope a Dope Strategy

Joe Kernen put it best on CNBC Tuesday morning. Describing the difficulties of getting former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney to appear on Squawk Box, he likened Team Romney’s approach to the “rope a dope” strategy adopted by boxing legend Muhammad … More…

Candidates before ABC Republican debate

Romney’s Facade Begins to Crack

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney faces his biggest challenge yet in winning the Republican presidential nomination he… More…

Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Read My Lips, Says Cuomo

New York… More…