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Survey: Economists Overwhelmingly Prefer Obama

The Economist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the financial crisis pushes the economy back to the top of voters' concerns, Barack Obama is starting to open up a clear lead over John McCain in t...

Sam Stein

Leaked McCain Memo: Paint Obama As A "Job Killing Machine" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain was widely ridiculed several weeks ago for fielding reporter's questions in the cheese aisle of a grocery store. But the location of the i...

Wink, Wink: Adviser Says McCain Won't Actually Pursue Global Warming Plan

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Speaking with CNN's Glenn Beck on Friday, former GOP presidential candidate and current McCain economic adviser Steve Forbes disparaged Sen. McCain's ...

Economists 'Endorsed' McCain's Economics Plan? Actually, No

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, John McCain's campaign released a statement signed by 300 economists who "enthusiastically support" his "Jobs for America" economic plan. T...

Nico Pitney and Sam Stein

McCain's List Of 300 Economists Filled With Skeptics | Nico Pitney and Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Three times in the past two days, Sen. John McCain has proclaimed that 300 economists have enthusiastically endorsed his "Jobs for America" economic p...

Economists Skeptical Of McCain's Plan To Balance Budget By 2013

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The package of spending and tax cuts proposed by Senator John McCain is unlikely to achieve his goal of balancing the federal budget by 2013, economis...