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Mitt's a Moving Target

Rick Horowitz | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Now he says he supports funding FEMA. (Are we surprised? We are not surprised.)...

When's The Next Presidential Debate?

Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama and GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney will meet for their third and final debate on Monday, October 22 at 9 p.m. ET. The e...

Notes for Next Time

Robert Kuttner | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

It's OK to attack. There is a sweet spot between nasty and feeble. Your handlers who advised you to stick to the high road and the scripted talking points are idiots. They had front-runner disease -- which then mixed with your own excessive tendency to caution and diffidence. The TV spots, campaign surrogates, and media fact-checks can rebut Romney's serial lies until the cows come home -- but it's no substitute for you finding a voice that calls him on the lies yourself, to his face. If you can't find that voice, you are toast and so are we. But I suspect that you can. Yes we can.

Tough Talk for America: A Guide to the Presidential Debates You Won't Hear

Mattea Kramer | Posted 12.01.2012 | Politics
Mattea Kramer

Five big things will decide what this country looks like next year and in the 20 years to follow, but you're not going to hear about them in the upcoming presidential debates. And yet, on those five subjects, a little reality would go a long way.

10 Reasons Why Mitt Romney's Debate Prospects Are in Trouble

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

Unfortunately for Mitt Romney, he is entering the debate stage having hit many large hurdles, and needing to demonstrate to the American public that he is presidential.