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The disaffection across the country goes way beyond an “enthusiasm gap.”
Wilson served on the president’s auto industry task force and says Romney has “really mishandled” the issue.
The campaign”s final stretch finds Warren with a small lead and a revved-up volunteer base.
Plagued by ethical troubles, the “poster boy for pay to play politics” and Pentagon BFF is finally facing a competitive election.
Romney, the quintessential vulture capitalist, knows the foreign policy debate has always been about maximizing profit.
Republican Governor Bob McDonnell is restoring the voting rights of more formerly incarcerated residents than any previous administration. And it’s still a drop in the bucket.
Let’s get real: an abortion ban exceptions for rape, incest and the life of the woman would account for less than 7 percent of abortions that happen in America each year.
The 1972 Democratic presidential nominee, who died at 90 on October 21, embraced and inspired the struggle for peace and economic and social justice.
Katrina vanden Heuvel on Paul Wellstone ten years later, Allison Kilkenny on Obama and Romney's silence on the housing crisis, John Nichols on Clear Channel’s voter intimidation billboards and Elisa Wouk Almino on Brazil’s prison problem
What Romney may privately believe is far less important than the bargains he has made with the far-right Christian base of his party.