Posted in Main Blog (All Posts) on October 24th, 2012 11:08 pm by HL
What “Moderate Mitt” Is Hiding
Harold Meyerson, Washington Post
Any resemblance between the Mitt Romney of recent weeks and the Romney of the primary season isn't coincidental; it's an oversight on the part of his managers, who have proven more adept at Etch a Sketching away the Romney of spring than many imagined was possible. The Romney who showed up for the third presidential debate Monday night was, by design, the challenger as milquetoast.
Obama’s Libya Response Will Haunt Him
Chris Stirewalt, FOX News
“Embassy Tripoli reports the group claimed responsibility on Facebook and Twitter and has called for an attack on Embassy Tripoli.”– State Department email obtained by FOX News showing that within two hours of the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya hundreds of Obama administration officials had been alerted to the potential role of al Qaeda-affiliate Ansar al-Sharia.If Barack Obama fails in his bid for a second term as president, historians and political analysts will spend years trying to answer why and how he and his administration so badly mishandled the attack on…
Reality Check: Obama Is Losing
Erick Erickson, Red State
Barack Obama has lost North Carolina and Florida.His ground game is at near parity in early voting with the GOP, the GOP is more energized, and he is going to lose both.But he will not stop spending money in those two states and redirect the resources to Ohio, which is now a must win state for him. He will not do it because he does not want news stories to come out in the last two weeks of the campaign that he's closing up show in two battleground states.