RNC Votes to Prevent CNN and NBC Hosting Primary Debates

By: Friday August 16, 2013 1:56 pm

At their summer meeting the Republican National Committee unanimously passed a resolution to prevent CNN or NBC from holding any Republican Presidential primary debates unless they canceled their planned Hillary Clinton biographies. From the official resolution: RESOLVED, that the Republican National Committee calls on CNN and NBC to cancel the airing of these political ads [...]

Even Ann Romney Can’t Escape the Tax Return Questions

By: Wednesday August 15, 2012 4:12 pm

If the Romney campaign thought the naming of a running mate would cause the media to move on from the issue of Romney’s tax returns, they were sadly mistaken.  As long as Romney refuses to release more than what has only been a single incomplete tax return, the issue will hound him. It will be [...]

Obama Still Up By Three, Unchanged By SCOTUS Upholding ACA

By: Tuesday July 3, 2012 10:19 am

There is more confirmation that President Obama holds a small but consistent lead over Mitt Romney. The latest CNN-ORC poll found Obama with a three point lead among registered voters, Obama 49% – Romney 46%. The other good news for Obama in this poll is that his job approval rating is 51 percent.  While only [...]

Obama and Romney Effectively Tied in Colorado, Iowa and Nevada

By: Thursday May 31, 2012 10:13 am

The presidential election is effectively tied in the swing states of Colorado, Iowa and Nevada according to the latest Marist/NBC News polls. President Obama is technically up by two in Nevada and one in Colorado but those small leads are within the margin of error. Colorado Marist (5/22-24) Barack Obama 46% Mitt Romney 45% Other [...]

Romney’s Pathetic Polling on the Economy

By: Wednesday May 23, 2012 11:53 am

President Obama is a man whose re-election should be in trouble based on the current state of the economy and perceptions about his handling of it. The economy is still bad and unemployment has remained pretty terrible during the entirety of Obama’s tenure. That is why currently 52 percent of the American people still say [...]

GOP Presidential Primary Has Been a Republican Brand Killer

By: Monday March 5, 2012 12:02 pm

The Republican presidential primary has had a seriously negative impact on both the GOP brand and that of front runner Mitt Romney. From NBC First Read about their newest national poll: Four in 10 of all adults say the GOP nominating process has given them a less favorable impression of the Republican Party, versus just [...]

Romney’s Florida Lead Continues to Grow

By: Monday January 30, 2012 11:14 am

With the Florida Republican primary tomorrow, Mitt Romney appears to be finishing strong in the state. The polls show his support increasing modestly, and many of the polls now have him with a double digit lead over Newt Gingrich. The Marist/NBC poll from yesterday found Romney with a 15 point lead: Romney 42 percent, Gingrich [...]

Obama Re-election Poll Numbers Improve Slightly

By: Tuesday November 8, 2011 11:34 am

President Obama’s prospects for being able to stay in the White House have improved slightly, according to the most recent NBC/WSJ poll. In their August poll they found that Obama was losing to a generic Republican. At that time 40 percent ofregisteredd voters said they would vote for Obama, while 44 percent said they would [...]

Shutdown Will Interrupt Capitol Sanitation; Another Reminder of Dem Failure on DC Statehood

By: Friday April 8, 2011 4:59 pm

If the federal government shuts down, it will affect a great many people around the country, but the burden will fall extremely hard on the citizens of Washington, DC, who will watch their city get filthy as trash pick-up and street cleaning, along with many basic services, are suspended as a result. From NBC Washington: [...]

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