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Candidates, Outside Groups Getting 'Increasingly Bold'

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Mitch McConnell grins ear-to-ear while shaking hands with a Vietnam veteran. In casual T-shirt and sweater, Sen. Mark Begich ...

Follow the Leader: Since When Is Focusing on Your Opponent's Business Record 'Swift Boating?'

Dee Evans | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics
Dee Evans

Why is it that when Republicans focused half of 2008 on what church President Obama attended it was called "going on offense" but when Democrats focus on Mitt Romney's "business experience," it's "negative campaigning" and he's being "swift boated"?

9 Awesome Student Campaign Videos

Posted 11.26.2011 | Comedy

With the whole country gearing up for the 2012 presidential election, sometimes we forget the equally important local elections that happen every year...

Jason Linkins

Thaddeus McCotter Goes Lo-Fi In Fundraising Ask | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

I don't have any idea how well Representative Thaddeus McCotter (R-Mich.) is going to do in this weekend's Ames Straw Poll -- though if the critical C...

Jason Linkins

Democratic Governors Association Will Inspire Liberal Activists With 2004 Arcade Fire Single (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Over at The Room Of War, Alex Pareene highlights a video from the Democratic Governor's Association that will apparently run at this year's Netroots N...

VIDEO: Obama Campaign Video Was a "Collective Narrative of Hope"

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.29.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

I interview Max Harper, a 27-year old community organizer and filmmaker, and a key member of the Obama's presidential campaign.

Stop Demonizing The Other Side's Supporters

Lara M. Gardner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lara M. Gardner

We have gotten to the point where we take hideous and superior delight in the stumbles on the other side, react in anger at the latest new lies, and laugh and point fingers at angry right-wingers screaming and acting like lunatics.

Obama's soaked Saturday in Virginia

Christina Bellantoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christina Bellantoni

  First posted at This was the scene that greeted the Obama motorcade Saturday night when we pulled up in Fredericksburg. &n...

Speed-Campaigning... All Your Negative Ads In 5 Seconds (VIDEO) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With some states beginning early voting as soon as Sept. 23, both the Obama and McCain campaigns are cranking up their advertising strategies, ignorin...

Jason Linkins

McCain's Campaign Manager Announces Contest In Disturbing Video | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In what Wonkette calls "the most tragically awkward video in the history of YouTube," a dazed McCain campaign manager Rick Davis stares goggle-eyed at...

Hillary Clinton Cannot Be Stopped!

YouTube | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Can Hillary Clinton be stopped? That's the theme of a new video dreamed up by a creative cabal that includes Kurt Andersen, the New York magazine colu...

Videos From Tuesday Night's Election Results

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Highlights of Tuesday night's speeches, compiled by Talking Points Memo: Mike Huckabee dropped out of the race for the Republican nomination after J...