2012 Election

Jeb Beware: When Mitt Swift-Boated Jane
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Jeb Beware: When Mitt Swift-Boated Jane

Whatever guarantees and assurances Mitt Romney may have offered him, Jeb Bush should beware. After all, in 2002 Romney promised then GOP Governor Jane Swift he would not challenge her reelection, only to then betray her and take the prize himself.
How Voter Intensity Beats Propensity In The Abortion Wars

How Voter Intensity Beats Propensity In The Abortion Wars

In recent weeks, pollsters and pundits have been wrestling with a seeming contradiction at the heart of the country's abortion debate. On the one hand, the United States is a pro-choice nation, with consistent majorities of Americans voicing the belief for two decades that abortion should be legal in some or all cases. On the other, the United States is also witnessing the rapid proliferation of draconian curbs on reproductive rights that in many states could soon make abortion access a thing of the past.

The GOP's "Autopsy Report" - By The Numbers

The Republican National Committee has issued <a href="http://growthopp.gop.com/default.aspx">a big report</a> on why the party lost their second straight election to the Kenyan Marxist -- and the popular vote in the fifth of the past six presidentials. The good news is these people are clearly convinced that their problems will be solved through better marketing, messaging, tactics, the primary schedule -- plus a few bones thrown to the gays and the Mexicans -- and all will be well.

Romney: Obama Should Stop 'Berating' Republicans

In his first public comments since Election Day, Romney slammed Obama for “berating Republicans” instead of leading the country, adding that the president’s habit of “blaming and pointing” has contributed to Congress’s inability to reach a deal.