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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.

Low Turnout, Few Options Mark Michigan Primary

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

Mitt Romney wins the Michigan Republican primary. Decisively. But does it even matter? Before what might be a Ford Edsel turns into a spaceship, a re...

Dirty Leaflet Campaign Launched Against Clinton

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

A leaflet scattered about Grand Rapids, Michigan today is urging voters to "let your voice be heard"... so long as that voice isn't for Hillary Clinton.

Iowa Church Vote Edging Toward Huckabee

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

Eliot Caroom, Kim Farris, and Ellen Emerson White contributed to this piece for OffTheBus. Secretary at Moline Evangelical Church in Moline, Illinois...

Fortune 500 CEOs Favor Dems: Gobs Of Green Go To Blue Candidates

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

According to recent FEC reports, CEOs of the top 50 Fortune 500 companies donating individually to presidential campaigns are investing heavily in Democrats in '08.

Sam Stein

Giuliani Feeling The Heat Over 9/11 Radios | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By now, it is fairly well known that on 9/11 the New York City Fire Department's radios simply did not work. In fact, it was the same exact equipment ...

Beginning Of The End

AP | MIKE GLOVER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The race for the Democratic presidential nomination moved into overdrive Saturday, as candidates scrambled to outdo each other to win over the Iowa ac...

Marc Cooper

Burma Gets Shaved From Presidential Debate | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

That it was left to none other than George W. -- for his own expedient reasons to deflect attention away from Iraq -- to bring up Burma forcefully at the UN last week is a poor reflection on all candidates who wish to succeed him.

The 'Lazy' Candidate

New York Times | JULIE BOSMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At his second campaign stop of the day on Friday, just after 2 p.m., Fred D. Thompson was deep into a riff on the benefits of high-quality American he...

Obama: Oprah "Has Expressed An Interest" In Campaigning For Him

CNN's Political Ticker Blog | Peter Hamby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said in a TV interview here Thursday that having Oprah Winfrey in South Carolina "would be a lot of fun...