Barack Obama's choice of Joseph Biden as his Vice-Presidential running mate has already run into criticism about conflicting messages. Many MSM writer...
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First to know? Not quite. The best new media campaign in history botched their attempt to keep a lid on the VP pick in order to announce it via text messaging.
By going around the news media and even bypassing its own massive email list, the Obama campaign is attempting to build a direct, personal, and immediate connection with voters.
Guessing at running mate picks can be exciting but it's no substitute for actual participatory democracy. Indeed, we're more excited about our VP speculations than we are about any of the actual would-be candidates.
How big a deal is today's veepstakes comment from Sen. Joe Biden that "I'm not the guy"?
A figure familiar with Biden's thinking says the remark is h...
For years, the Democratic Leadership Council has been warning us about dangers of being associated with progressive values, ideas and policies. Time and again, their advice has proven disastrous.
My advice would to withhold naming a VP selection until the convention itself, and to nominate Hillary on live TV, during primetime.
Politically, this would give both the Clintons a personal stake in the race, and would go a long way towards healing the wounds inflicted in the primaries on both sides.
Any attention or debate over exorcism may just draw more attention to the 1994 Jindal article and his early views.
Obama would do well to swallow the bitter pill and take Clinton on as running mate. And send Bill to be ambassador to anywhere.
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