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WSJ, since this is going to be a topic of discussion:
Explaining ‘Risk Corridors,’ The Next Obamacare Issue
Scott Clement:
The [proposed RNC] resolution contends that Republicans who remain silent on abortion fail to take advantage of wide public support for such abortion restrictions. The document was first reported by CNN's Peter Hamby.

The data are striking, but also perplexing: was timid rhetoric on abortion a major reason why Republicans such as Ken Cuccinelli in Virginia and Todd Akin in Missouri lost winnable races where abortion and women's rights became prominent issues? Many observers felt the opposite, that their strong anti-abortion stances cost them the elections.

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Standard pundit analysis: if Chris Christie's poll numbers keep dropping, his poll numbers will go down. If they go up, he's in good shape.
— @DemFromCT
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