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Allen Duncan, homeless and unemployed, sleeps on a sidewalk

In this election, the deepest division was over whether we are all in this together. 

Romney, the quintessential vulture capitalist, knows the foreign policy debate has always been about maximizing profit.

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What Romney may privately believe is far less important than the bargains he has made with the far-right Christian base of his party.

Barack Obama

After the first presidential debate, the media follow-up focused almost exclusively on its theatrics and the implications for the “horse race.”

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How Mitt and Ann made millions—and Mitt’s hedge fund donors made billions—from the auto-industry rescue that he condemned.

Tagg Romney and Mitt Romney

How investors in Tagg’s firm Solamere Capital can cash in if his father wins.

Both would rather talk about anything but Wall Street’s financing and control of both parties.


Mitt Romney’s lack of specificity in public comes from an understanding that many of his proposals are widely unpopular.

October 2, 2012

Obama is leading nearly every poll, yet the conservative media continue trying to deny or discredit this fact. 

October 1, 2012

Romney uses scaremongering language to rally xenophobic voters and conservative Jews.

October 1, 2012

Romney’s corporate donors and big business background make him a dangerous choice for “CEO of America.”

September 28, 2012

How does Romney argue that his efforts to expand healthcare in Massachusetts show “empathy” while ripping Affordable Care Act?

September 27, 2012

A new poll gives Obama a 10 percent lead in Ohio and a 9 percent lead in Florida.

September 26, 2012

The candidate’s false division of Americans into “makers and takers” could be politically catastrophic.

September 24, 2012

Romney’s tax returns reveal he pays a lower rate than typical middle-class families—and there's a lot we still don’t know.

September 21, 2012

Romney’s doomed political strategy was born out of the same kind of arrogant, hidebound thinking that now colors every aspect of his party’s political ideology. 

September 21, 2012

Elizabeth Warren knocked Scott Brown out with a one-two punch: “Mitt Romney“ and a “Republican-controlled Senate.”

September 20, 2012