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Jason Linkins

Pumas, Veeps, And Hissing Cockroaches: A Political Bestiary On Crappy Hour

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This morning, I once again had the privilege of spending the early, surly hours of the Friday of/before the Text Message That Nostradamus, And No One ...

Why "Radio Silence" Can be a Good Thing in VP Selection

Steve Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Clemons

Be thankful for radio silence I guess when other candidates for VP like Daschle and Bayh are getting phone calls saying, "Sorry....but we look forward to working with you in many other ways in the coming years."

"D-Carbon" Brings Solar to the Coalfields

Josh Dorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Dorner

Carbon County, in a poetic turn, is now set to host the second largest solar facility in the nation.

Rendell: I'm Not Being Vetted Because Obama "Has Good Sense"

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell (D) says that he has not been contacted by the Barack Obama campaign to undergo the vice presidential vetting process bec...

Rendell On Being VP: "It Would Take So Long To Vet Me"

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell (D) said Monday that he is 'absolutely not' being vetted as a running mate for Barack Obama, joking that "it would ta...

2006 Pennsylvania Gubernatorial General Election:
Swann (R) vs Rendell (D-i)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PA-Gov: Swann vs Rendell

Why Obama Should Announce Key Cabinet Members When He Announces His VP Choice

Thomas de Zengotita | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Thomas de Zengotita

Putting Obama at the center of a team of rivals, all of them familiar, even venerable, pieces of political furniture would dampen the he's-not-one-of-us factor that is still his greatest danger.

Jason Linkins

Chris Matthews Praises Rendell, Makes Bizarre Jewish Reference

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hardball host Chris Matthews experienced one of those fleeting periods of brain-vacancy that so often plague his broadcasts this afternoon, leading hi...

Rendell Tells Clinton: Don't Try To Bargain For Vice Presidential Spot

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of Hillary Clinton's biggest supporters, Governor Ed Rendell of Pennsylvania, gave an interview to the television station New York 1, in which he ...

Obama's Win: How it Will Change the Leadership and Future of the Democratic Party

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

The end Clintonian control of the Democratic Party will be a time with many opportunities for people and organizations to jump into the openings in the power hierarchy that is forming.

Obama's Running Mate: Party Unity

Lauren Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lauren Weiner

Obama might be wise to bypass his own supporters when he goes to select a vice-presidential candidate. Reaching out instead to a high-profile Clinton supporter may be the best way to unite the party.

Rendell: Obama Should Pick Clinton As VP

CNN's Political Ticker | Emily Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Governor Ed Rendell's name has recently come up as a potential running mate for Barack Obama, but the Pennsylvania Governor said Wednesday, why settle...

On The Clinton Point Spread

Barnett Zitron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Barnett Zitron

One thing is for sure: Hillary's best friend in Pennsylvania (even better than Gov. Rendell and the crowds of older voters) is the state's closed primary and inflexible voting regulations.

No More Spin: Clinton, Pennsylvania And The Party

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

The results of Pennsylvania's primary should be evaluated with the best interests of the party in mind. Let's determine if Clinton should stay in the race and tell the spinmeisters to take a hike.

PA Officials: No Trouble With Touchscreens

Jacob Soboroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jacob Soboroff

Trouble experienced with Sequoia touchscreen voting machines in New Jersey doesn't seem to bother Pennsylvania officials, even though the same machines will be used there next Tuesday.

Ed Rendell: Early Debate Questions Weren't Real

Open Left | Chris Bowers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I went to the spin room after the debate, looking for someone from ABC in order to ask them about the questions in the first half of the debate. Unfor...

Obama's PA Strategy: The Rendell Way

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

Obama has to follow Gov. Rendell's path to victory in PA: Win huge in Philadelphia, a large margin in the suburbs, break even in Allegheny County, and hold on for dear life in the rest of the state.

Gov. Ed Rendell: Clinton Should Get Rid Of Penn Altogether

USA Today | Mark Memmott and Jill Lawrence | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mark Penn shouldn't just be out of his job as chief strategist for Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign, he should be cut off completel...

PA Governor Rendell: I'll "Bust A Hump" For An Obama Nominee

Time | Karen Tumulty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"I don't think any endorsement for President means jack," Ed Rendell will tell you. But if you spend a morning watching the popular governor of Pennsy...

Clinton's Rendell: There's 50% About Obama We Don't Know

ABC News | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I took issue with the assertion that everything about Clinton is "out there" -- she hasn't released her IRS returns from the past seven years, there a...

Rendell Gets Lucky

Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Blumenthal

Back before I shifted to blogging full time, I did fair amount of survey work in a particular locale where, by some odd twist of fate, we always manag...

Clinton Surrogate Ed Rendell Praises Fox News For "Most Objective," "Balanced" Coverage

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Great catch from Michael Calderone at the Politico: Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell, a strong supporter and prominent surrogate of the Hillary Clint...

Hillary Supporter Ed Rendell Asked George Soros To Fund Michigan Revote

Election Central | Greg Sargent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Top Hillary supporter and Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell privately appealed to billionaire George Soros for cash to help fund a new primary in Michi...