Post Tagged with: "Obama campaign"

Romney Campaign and Karl Rove Hyping Mitt Romney’s Non-Existent Surge in Polls and Unrealistic Talk of Landslide Win

We are starting to hear all manner of things from the Romney campaign and other Republicans such as Karl Rove saying he is on track to win the presidential election and that Obama’s swing state firewall is crumbling. Um, don’t believe the hype. It’s meant to discourage you from going […]

by · November 1, 2012 · Barack Obama, Elections, Mitt Romney, Polls
Obama Campaign Surpasses Four Million Donors, Record for Any Presidential Campaign

Obama Campaign Surpasses Four Million Donors, Record for Any Presidential Campaign

I just got an email from the Obama campaign saying that it has surpassed four million donors, which is a record for a presidential campaign. President Obama’s field director Jeremy Bird disclosed the totals in an email to supporters Saturday night. The campaign email also said it has accomplished the […]

by · October 13, 2012 · Barack Obama

ROMNEYHOOD: Paul Ryan Makes Mitt Romney’s Tax Problem Worse, Under Ryan Plan Tax Rate Would Be Zero

Mitt Romney’s tax problem:  The far-right wing bloc of the Republican Party is singing the virtues of Paul Ryan being Mitt Romney’s running mate, but um, did anyone bother to wonder how the Romney/Ryan ticket plans on selling his tax cuts that would lead to Romney paying less than one […]

by · August 11, 2012 · Elections
Obama Campaign to Include Republicans at Convention, Plans Blistering Portrayal of Romney as Aristocrat

Obama Campaign to Include Republicans at Convention, Plans Blistering Portrayal of Romney as Aristocrat

The Democrats and President Obama are planning the mother of all conventions, including  several Republicans in a prime-time appeal to independents,” Politico reports.A “blistering portrayal” of Mitt Romney as a heartless aristocrat who “would devastate the American middle class” is also coming. “The plans are spelled out in an early draft of the […]

by · August 10, 2012 · Elections

Obama Campaign Adviser: “Romney Failed to Define Himself to Voters, Now Vulnerable to Whole Range of Questions”

Obama campaign adviser David Axelrod tells Fox News’ Chris Wallace Mitt Romney has failed to define himself to voters and has “left himself vulnerable to a whole range of questions.” “Fox News Sunday” host Chris Wallace, citing a recent Quinnipac/CBS/NYT poll that showed Obama hitting 50 percent in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Florida, asked […]

by · August 5, 2012 · Elections

Dirty Politics from Mitt Romney, Falsely Claims Obama Campaign Trying to Restrict Military Voting in Ohio

Mitt Romney is up to his usual dirty politics, much like we saw his tactics against Newt Gingrich. He is smearing President Obama by saying his campaign is trying to “undermine” the ability of members of the military to vote. Um, really Mitt? Trying to sound presidential again, but coming […]

by · August 5, 2012 · Elections, Lawsuits
Ron Paul Tells Mitt Romney “Release Tax Returns”

Ron Paul Tells Mitt Romney “Release Tax Returns”

Former GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul has joined the steadily increasing drip-drip from the right calling on Mitt Romney to release his tax returns, saying “Politically, I think that would help him. In the scheme of things politically, you know, it looks like releasing tax returns is what the people want,” […]

by · July 17, 2012 · Elections
Mitt Romney’s Retroactive Retirement Fallout Lives Another Day

Mitt Romney’s Retroactive Retirement Fallout Lives Another Day

Mitt Romney’s retroactive retirement is still creating buzz despite being first uttered on Sunday TV talk shows. I know Ed Gillespie wishes he could retroactively take those words back. Dana Milbank has a great piece on Mitt Romney and his time machine: Retroactive retirement! It was a brilliant formulation, perhaps […]

by · July 17, 2012 · Elections
Obama Campaign Responds to Mitt Romney Request for An Apology for “Felony” Comment

Obama Campaign Responds to Mitt Romney Request for An Apology for “Felony” Comment

Mitt Romney demanded an apology from President Obama for his deputy campaign manager, Stephanie Cutter, dropping the “felony” comment over his name appearing on SEC documents for Bain Capital though he claimed he left in 1999. In other words, no apology forthcoming. Mitt Romney’s media blitz accomplished one thing, it […]

Obama Campaign Press Secretary Ben Labolt Says No Apologies for “Felony” Comment

The Obama campaign is digging in and not apologizing to Mitt Romney for the “felony” comment made by a staffer in regards to his departure date from Bain Capital and the SEC filings his name continued to appear on in 2000 to 2001. Obama campaign press secretary Ben Labolt appeared […]

by · July 13, 2012 · Elections