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|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Republicans and their base
WaPo : Democrats say they are happy to see Republicans race to the right, since they believe it will put the eventual GOP nominee out of step with the general electorate. Some Republicans are ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: How white and male will the GOP debates look?
LA Times : Fox News and CNN plan to use an average of recent polls to pick the candidates for the first two Republican presidential debates, with the ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Hillary's election moves; Republicans rewrite Iraq history
Howard Fineman : Is Hillary Clinton actually moving left, and if so, why? The answer is yes, though not on every topic. And ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Jeb still doesn't realize how much he's stepped in it on Iraq
Things change. But for right now Jeb really looks like a loser. Weak, indecisive, buffeted by outside forces rather than in control.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Bernie Sanders is the real deal; Jeb Bush trapped on Iraq||Greg Dworkin||05/13/2015||133||53||-||-|
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Christie's drifting, Huckabee's grifting
New Fix '16 rankings: 10. Perry 9. Jindal 8. Christie 7. Kasich 6. Cruz 5. Rand 4. Huck 3. Walker 2. Rubio 1. Jeb http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Point-counterpoint on lessons from Bridgegate
Radley Balko : I wish I could introduce Richard Cohen and Lloyd Green to Antonio Morgan. Cohen of course is my Washington Post colleague and columnist. Green is a former Justice Dept. official and ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: The nutters are running the show
Can Jeb survive a 7th place showing out of Iowa? New Q caucus poll shows: Walker 21, Rubio 13, Rand 13, Cruz 12, Huck 11... Jeb 5.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Chris Christie's end will be bitter and messy
.@mikiebarb all but declares Christie over http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Bernie's running, but it's Hillary's party
NY Times : In an unusually impassioned speech, Hillary Rodham Clinton delivered a pointed assessment of race in America on Wednesday, lamenting the recent deaths of young black men and calling for ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Enter the Supremes
"The problem there is that Yahweh v. Sodom is not binding legal precedent." @kurteichenwald http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: GOP will lose by being out of touch with America
Adam Nagourney/NY Times : Once ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Of AIPAC and neocons
The Nation : A piece today in Bloomberg View headlined the fight between the Israel lobby and the Republican über-hawks as "Aipac vs. Pro-Israel Republicans." But it would more accurately be called "
| Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Republicans can't avoid being on the wrong side of public opinion
Richard Hasen : In February, the Campaign Legal Center, a group which works on campaign finance reform issues, released a �
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Obama rising, Christie falling
CNN : President Barack Obama's approval rating is shifting back toward positive territory, as the public's take on the economy hits a new high mark for Obama's ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Christie under a shadow
WaPo : “When I took over as governor of New Jersey, my predecessor, Governor Jon Corzine, had left us a mess — record deficits . . . the highest top tax rates and overall tax burden in ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Progressive issues make news
Breaking: Roger Goodell suspends Aaron Hernandez for four games. — Mark Nagi (@MarkNagi) April 15, ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Hillary is not inevitable, but she is the favorite
Eugene Robinson : That was quick. Strike up “Happy Days Are Here Again,” and cue the balloon drop. Better yet, Democrats could skip the whole primaries-and-convention thing and let Hillary ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Iran, Bridgegate indictments, and the war on the poors
HuffPost : Last week, President Barack Obama announced that the U.S. and Iran had reached a framework for a historic nuclear ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Rand Paul is running for president
Chris Cillizza : You might have heard that Rand Paul has officially entered the presidential race. "I have a vision for America," the GOP senator from Kentucky said, kicking off his campaign in ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: What did conservatives really mean to do in Indiana?
WaPo : Amid the backlash over the controversial religious-liberties law in Indiana, Gov. Mike Pence and other state officials insisted the measure was never intended to permit business owners to ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: IN and AR with dueling narratives on discrimination
Indianapolis Star : Intense negotiations about how to fix Indiana's controversial "religious freedom" law are underway at the Statehouse as Gov. Mike Pence, legislative leaders and some of the state'...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Mike Pence doesn't know how to shelter from the storm
Malloy piles on Pence: "When you see a bigot, you have to call them on it." http://t.co/f0b1DygdNm http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Is the lesser of two evils all that evil?
CT News : NEWTOWN – For a team of 26 bicyclists who will ride from Town Hall to Washington, D.C., on Saturday to honor victims of the Sandy Hook massacre and to call on lawmakers to reduce gun ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Even though he is disliked, can Jeb be stopped? Can Cruz take off?
From WaPo, Philip ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Team 26 rides again
Monte Frank : We ride for Maria, a mom who buried her son way too early, like so many other moms and dads in Chicago and across America, ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: More Israeli election fallout
From Huffington Post Pollster . With numbers like this, how can Jeb win?
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Israeli election fallout, Jeb Bush's troubles
I helpfully added the black line representing journaiists Jonathan Schanzer :
| Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Israeli elections, American budgets
To Netanyahu's many American friends: what if a US President had said "too many Jews are voting?"
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: The politics landscape for March
Jill Lawrence : So what are the Democrats to do? Why not turn their attention to Republicans, particularly the multitude weighing ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Lindsey Graham's bedtime stories to scare the children
From HuffPost Pollster Paul Waldman : While the Clintons bear responsibility for getting ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: e-Ghazi tempest having few demonstrable effects
Reuters : Top Democratic donors say they are unfazed by the disclosure that Hillary Clinton conducted State Department business on a personal email account, although several said she could ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: When Democrats stick together
from Comeback ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Obamacare, emails and apathy
Brendan Nyhan /NY Times: The report Monday that Hillary Clinton exclusively used a ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: DHS, Netanyahu and winning by losing
NY Times : The fight over funding the Department of Homeland Security that began with Republicans thundering about a lawless president abusing power to change immigration policy ended with a quiet ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Huge fail for Boehner and GOP
Today Health : Leonard Nimoy became famous for a character who was out of this world, but he succumbed to an illness all too common in real life. The respected and revered "Star Trek" actor spent ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Netanyahu, DHS and how not to govern
NY Times : Susan E. Rice, President Obama’s national security adviser, sharply criticized Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel on Tuesday over his plans to address a joint meeting of ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Measles, vaccines and Bill-O
|A look at doctors' political leanings by specialty
Data courtesy of Crowdpac . Click for larger view. Ever ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: South Asian racism, and then there's Rudy
"Do you think Rudy Giuliani has lost it? @PressSec: "I don't know" —
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Measles, Homeland Security and Medicaid 'reform'
LVRJ : During a visit to Las Vegas, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said Wednesday Congress should pass a bill to fund Homeland Security without ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: ACA, politics and... spider venom
With 11.4 million signed up, it's hard to say the ACA's isn't sustainable. Success still depends on further growth in ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Walker under scrutiny; Christie down
What happens when you become a frontrunner: National Review says/reports that Scott Walker "used to support amnesty." http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Daily Show Restrospective
Ryan McCarthy has one of the better analyses of Jon Stewart's tenure: Jon Stewart changed journalism before journalism was ready to change It’s worth noting that everyone is doing this kind of ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Jon Stewart leaving; measles outbreak increases
Had the frontrunner emerged at this point in earlier presidential primaries? For Republicans, mostly yes .
|Empathy for those who chose not to vaccinate, but change their mind
John Cole via politicalcartoons.com I'm a hard line, strong supporter of vaccinating children. I ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Measles and weasels edition
@paradox_tlc @MrMediaTraining all the networks need to thoroughly examine their relationship with the military since 9/11. But won't ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Rand Paul's no good very bad week||Greg Dworkin||02/05/2015||108||62||-||-|
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Vaccinations and stepping in it
TPM : NBC "Today" show host Matt Lauer on Tuesday criticized the New York Times for suggesting that vaccination poses a unique political challenge to the GOP. Speaking to "Meet the Press" host ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Romney's out, pundits scramble to explain why
From Pew ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Measles, inequality, conservative hucksters and more
#Influenza B often comes later in the season, and is well covered by this year's #vaccine. #Flushot still important!
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Deflategate and more
Bill Nye The Science Guy Tackles DeflateGate ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Immigration, deportation, consternation
Nearly a thousand people gathered to mourn Dr. Michael Davidson at a Wellesley temple Friday http://t.co/t7wFeoM0us http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: 'Governors who won't be president' edition
Chris Christie scheduled to make rare trip to New Jersey tomorrow morning for a summit in Atlantic City.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: The state of the union is polarized
From Huffpost pollster , less ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Flu, free speech and Richard III
Flu season via CDC Notice that this year (red line with triangle points) is like 2 years ago (blue line), still within the range of what to expect. It's a bad flu season, but those "ineffective" flu ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Obama's job approval on the rise
From Huffington Post Pollster Remember to to look ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: More on Charlie Hebdo; Gallup's latest
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: What does "Je Suis Charlie" really mean?
Wow. This is a great piece on Charlie Hebdo by Joe Sacco. Sharp, creative and beautiful. http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Je Suis Charlie
Internet meme, multiple variations including #jesuischarlie on twitter There are a lot of interesting pieces regarding the horrific attack on the satiric French magazine... ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Harvard and the politics of health reform
why can’t airlines apply their jet fuel savings toward streaming data? It’s not like they’re using the windfall to lower ticket ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: On what we lost with Mario Cuomo
Eugene Robinson with some timely ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: A New Year, but same old issues
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Republicans continue to defend the indefensible
NYT to NYPD: 1. Don’t violate the Constitution 2. Don’t kill unarmed people To that we can add: 3. Do your jobs http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Gun law loopholes; science history remembered
Marisa Taylor : While authorities search for details in the shooting deaths of two Brooklyn police officers at the hands of Ismaaiyl Brinsley, just hours after he shot his ex-girlfriend in the ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: A Christmas story to remember
from Steve Lehto's Remember Italian Hall (1913), montage by Greg ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Rudy Giuliani is an awful person
"This is a shocking chart."
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: A feisty Obama takes on the press
(Reminder via @armandodkos): no one should ever forget this awful Richard Cohen column about @StephenAtHome http://t.co/xwENjT7LNP in 2006.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: More "rubles to rubble" commentary; undoing ineffective Cuba policy
NY Times : President Obama’s decision on Wednesday ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: The ruble. I do not think it means what you think it means
WaPo : Putin remains tremendously popular in Russia, but his rule has long been predicated on a basic bargain with voters: They gain economic prosperity and stability in exchange for acquiescence to ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Holder deal with James Risen?
Politico : Attorney General Eric Holder has decided not to try to ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: "savage, immoral, utterly despicable practices"
Amanda Taub : It doesn’t matter if torture worked. It’s still wrong. Don't ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Brutality, dishonesty, torture
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Good day for the economy, bad day for media
Just a reminder that UVA was under a strict federal review of its sexual assault practices before the Rolling Stone ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Ferguson and Staten Island
Charles M. Blow : At some point between the moment a Missouri grand jury refused to indict a police officer who had shot and killed Michael Brown on a Ferguson street and the moment a New York grand ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Let SCOTUS gut Obamacare
From Rebecca Leber's article in ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Thanksgiving, Ebola, ACA, the environment
Kenneth C. Davis /NY Times: Of all the bedtime-story versions of American history we teach, the tidy Thanksgiving pageant may be the one stuffed with the heaviest serving of myth. This iconic tale ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Thanksgiving Round-up
Pres Obama will deliver congratulations to the Ebola vaccine team when he visits NIH next Tues. Will also press Congress for Ebola funding.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Politics of 2014
A brief look at how people are positioning themselves for greatest advantage as they try and figure out what the 2014 elections were really about. I'm looking at you, Chuck Schumer. Jim Newell : No,
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Immigration discussion heats up
Rs have 2 enormous problems: no immigration plan, no "replace ACA" plan. That’s why they’re focusing on process (and losing argument).
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Where you stand depends on where you sit
Politico : Rand Paul says he wants surveillance reform. Instead, he helped sink it. And now he’s under fire from the civil liberties groups who have been his strongest allies in his war on the NSA�
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Elections have consequences
If you’re a polling firm who always shows Rs ahead, an election where lots of Rs win doesn't validate your methods. http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: When the media keeps harping on the same tired old points
Finally the convergence. The black hole of altmed. Homeopathic chemtrail detox. HT @BadScienceWatch http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Climate change initiatives are blowing GOP minds
It's hard to tell just why the GOP is going nuts with the just-announced climate agreement with China. I guess they're working so hard to delegitimize the WH that it's tough to swallow a setback. ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Recalls in CO reversed
Morning news : China, U.S. agree to limit greenhouse gases NY Times : After two Colorado ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: While we were fixated on the election...
Julia Ioffe : While we were all panicking about Ebola and the Democrats' getting schooled in the midterms, the bottom dropped out of the Russian economy. The ruble has been nosediving for weeks, ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: 'Obviously, Republicans had a good night'
National turnout was 36.6%. http://t.co/r3mGSvwXBx That's lowest since 1942. All that money appears to have just made everybody stay home.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: All politics ain't local
Now that was a difficult night. There were a few bright spots (CO and CT Democratic Govs seem to be hanging on, WA overwhelmingly passed a background checks initiative, minimum wage hikes passed in ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Quarantine and freedom
Government cannot use public fear as reason to deprive person of liberty. The rule of law stands precisely to prevent that ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Quarantines and the election
Freedom! Liberty! Unless I'm scared, in which case: armed, individual quarantine enforcement! #...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Politics, science and quarantine
Josh Voorhees : Chris Christie, Andrew Cuomo, and other American governors are ...
|Quarantine controversy: When politics intervenes with science
If you don't have Ebola and can't spread Ebola, you can be quarantined in the USA. Post scientific world - I fear for our future.
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Quarantine controversy
Is it finally over? State Supreme Court rejects McDaniel appeal #mssen http://t.co/...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Everything is politics, politics is everything
given trajectory of Ebola-in-US, appears govt/public health authorities may have handled somewhat more effectively than ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Of travel bans, vaccines and Hot Zones
In the United States, the Ebola survival rate is 80%: http://t.co/uwasQknejH —
|About CDC and that Ebola czar ...
Pat Bagley via politicalcartoons....
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Of travel bans and Ebola czars
Jonathan Cohn : Are these calls for closing the borders the product of political opportunism? Xenophobia? In some cases they are. But some of them represent good faith attempts to protect public ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Protocol? Communiciation.
Dallas Morning News : Health care workers treating Thomas Eric Duncan in a hospital isolation unit didn’t wear protective hazardous-material suits for two days until tests confirmed the Liberian ...
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Media doesn't understand health law well enough to call out McConnell
So big gaffes from both tonight--Grimes' idiotic nondisclosure of who she voted for for POTUS--McConnell calling OCare KY xchange "fine"
|Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: What message are we giving on Ebola?
Kai Kupferschmidt : Peter Sandman, a longtime expert and consultant on risk communication based in Brooklyn, New York, wasn’t especially shocked when he first heard about the patient's case. "My ...
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