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Profiles in political courage: Romney, Huckabee, Edwards, and black congressional leaders

February 15th, 2008 · No Comments

Four profiles in courage from politicians who are flip-flopping, calculating, and parsing their way to success: Unlike Rudy Giuliani, who endorsed John McCain the day he left the race, Mitt Romney waits until McCain’s delegate lead goes from insurmountable to a 100% mathematical certainty before finally endorsing the Senator yesterday.  Just one more example of Romney’s [...]

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Tags: Democrats · John Edwards · Mike Huckabee · Mitt Romney · Republicans

Missing the Big Picture

January 31st, 2008 · No Comments

In all the excitement of John Edwards and Rudy Giuliani exiting the race, I completely missed the big picture: 1. For the first time in American history, there will be a presidential nominee from a major party who is not a white male.  Regardless of how you feel about Hillary Clinton or Barack Obama, it’s [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Democrats · Hillary Clinton · John Edwards · Republicans · Rudy Giuliani

Edwards out. Who benefits most: Clinton, Obama, or Edwards?

January 30th, 2008 · No Comments

CNN is reporting that John Edwards will drop out of the Democratic presidential primary race in a speech this afternoon in New Orleans, Louisiana, and will not endorse another candidate.  Which means the two-person race the media has been pushing for a year between Clinton and Obama is now a reality.  It also means that Edwards will [...]

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Tags: Barack Obama · Democrats · Hillary Clinton · John Edwards