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Fix the Debt using Frank Luntz. The campaign's website reveals that the Bowles-Simpson multi-million dollar promotion--supported by the Wall Streeters that drove the world economy over the cliff in ...
by smiley7
Comment Count 17 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 12:47 PM PST with 11 Recommends
I live in Buncombe County, North Carolina, just outside the liberal enclave of Asheville. In 2008, Buncombe County went for Obama by 14,000 votes, which was almost exactly his statewide margin (he ...
by paleotek
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 05:11 AM PST with 16 Recommends
I did my Huffington Post Electoral College map based pretty much on current polls, but was extra generous to Romney. We've all been seeing the shenanigans at play in Florida, Ohio and Virginia, ...
by Alezmendi
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 05:40 PM PST with 3 Recommends
on a state by state basis, you might find this map from Latino Decisions somewhat useful. You can click on the state to get details. The data for predicting the top line outcome of the state may be ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Nov 03, 2012 at 05:26 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Snipet Longtime North Carolina Democratic consultant Gary Pearce said the first lady's appearance is a good sign Obama believes North Carolina is winnable . http://www.journalnow.com/news/...
by GoogleBonhoeffer
Comment Count 109 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 07:20 PM PDT with 239 Recommends
If as I do you follow Latino Decisions, you would yesterday have found out that 8 percent of Latinos have already voted early, enthusiasm up again in final week . There are some important ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Oct 29, 2012 at 07:10 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
I canvassed Saturday morning and again yesterday afternoon. I knocked on a lot of doors (114) and talked with a lot of people, almost all of them African-American. Many of them were well tuned-in ...
by political mutt
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Oct 29, 2012 at 09:51 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Here is the news on North Carolina today It's difficult to see how they are calling this for Romney. A full 25% of the 2008 is in already. "In the first full week of voting Democrats cast more ...
by Grannyflats
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 12:16 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Although President Obama hasn't visited NC since the Democratic Convention in September, he has sent some very powerful surrogates here to help with the Get Out The Vote efforts. Superstar Alicia ...
by bepanda
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 06:53 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
the Now-cast is now up to 78.6% You can see the details at his blog here are the probabilities by states WI 86% for Obama NV 79 OH 76 IA 72 NH 70 CO 57 VA 54 FL 37 NC 18 At 76% or above, ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 145 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 03:46 PM PDT with 90 Recommends
The polls, commissioned by USAction and Project New America, were conducted by Grove Insight. http://usaction.org/2012/10/battleground-states-obama-up-by-3-in-north-carolina-5-in-wisconsin/#....
by the harder we try
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 01:50 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
with the details available in this PDF file . The poll is of 12 swing states: CO, FL IA, MN, NH,NM, NV, NC, OH, PA, VA, WI Those results show Obama leading 47-45 among the 12 states The poll ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 11:45 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Obama For America IS "doubling down" in FL, VA and NC. Last week Romney retreated to Ohio claiming his campaign had locked up NC, VA and FL. Bullshit, Mitt. You're boxed into Ohio and you know ...
by GoogleBonhoeffer
Comment Count 190 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2012 at 08:54 AM PDT with 199 Recommends
This is going to be short ... I've been following the posts by MattTX on the votes going on in NC. Here is a link to his latest post . Today PPP released a poll saying the race is tied. PPP also ...
by AstroCook
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 12:54 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
A lot of North Carolinians are voting early, and this is good. A lot of North Carolinians are voting straight-party tickets, and hopefully they're reading the instructions before they do so. ...
by mojo11
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 11:25 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
David Axelrod just set the story straight on the misinformation from the likes of Major Garrett and Politico regarding Obama's alleged pull-out from NC, VA and FL. The Obama camp is not pulling out ...
by JCPOK
Comment Count 229 comments on Tue Oct 23, 2012 at 10:33 AM PDT with 222 Recommends
Just got back from early voting in my little corner of NC. There's good news and bad news.
by mostevilangel
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 11:47 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
I sure hope residents of NC get the news. Politicians are playing with fire. A smoldering combustion that will in short order engulf centuries of progress if not extinguished on November 6. A blaze ...
by smiley7
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 03:10 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
I have experienced many presidential elections before (since 1990s), but the enthusiasm generated by the 2012 Presidential Elections is really unique. The way people here in NC are marching to the ...
by bepanda
Comment Count 83 comments on Mon Oct 22, 2012 at 01:33 PM PDT with 262 Recommends
No, I am not ready call the electoral college just yet. But my gut is talking to me. I am watching what is happening with early voting. I am looking at advertising in Omaha intended for IA but ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 335 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 02:10 PM PDT with 174 Recommends