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A Feel-Good Moment: Ed Rollins Hears "Death Knell" For GOP

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

John McCain "can't win" if he's seen as "the Bush third term" -- this, from a Republican?

Obama In Indiana: Dispatches From

Rachel Sterne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rachel Sterne

At an Indianapolis press conference, Obama struggled to draw a clear distinction for voters between his policies and those of Hillary Clinton. "It's tough," he said, "a lot of our differences get blurred."

Bill and Hillary: Just Regular Folk in North Carolina

Mayhill Fowler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mayhill Fowler

In Asheboro, Bill Clinton keeps it southern and small, ambling through a series of dinner pail concerns-- bills, schools, jobs-- the end point of which is always: "Hillary'll get that done for you."

I Was An Obama Volunteer

Mike Newall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Mike Newall

I wanted an up-close-in-action glimpse of this idea of "empowered democracy," the supposedly self-transformational precept pumping through the bloodlines of Obama's candidacy.

I Was A Clinton Volunteer

Tom Namako | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tom Namako

It's simple, grassroots, startup ideas that have poked holes in the Clinton 1990s-style carefully crafted mass-media-ready messages. Internet news. Facebook. Hordes of young community volunteers.

Bittergate's Wobbly Legs: Signs of Media Evolution?

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

Obama's bounce in the polls this week is more than a mere candidate "surge." It's a repudiation of the nattering nabob media which imagined clumsy wording could send his campaign into a glorious tailspin.

Debate Questions I'd (Still) Like To Ask

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Unfortunately these questions remain largely unanswered, almost two months after the last debate.

Sam Stein

Clinton Accepts Fox News Debate | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Risking the ire of progressive activists, Sen. Hillary Clinton's campaign announced that it has accepted a debate to air on Fox News on February 11, a...

Sam Stein

Major Hispanic Group Launches 'Hate Speech' Campaign Targeting Dobbs, Beck | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The country's leading Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization is set to begin a campaign targeting several newscasters and presidential candid...

Sam Stein

Advertisers Drop Savage Over Hateful Remarks, USO Hints At Suit | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At least four major firms have pulled advertising from Michael Savage's nationally syndicated radio show following a campaign highlighting his inflamm...

GOP Presidential Candidates To Bush: Stay Away

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidates can't be any more clear: President Bush isn't welcome on the campaign trail. Competing to succeed him, top GOP can...