New York Times reporters Jonathan Weisman and Jennifer Steinhauer speculate about the political ramifications of the potential budget crisis brewing on Capitol Hill, arguing that a showdown this fall could present an opportunity for Mitt Romney to distance himself from House Republicans:
But a disagreement between the parties over spending levels has paved a path for the sort of clash that led to the near shutdown of the government last year, and it could leave Mr.
Mitt Romney's rivals jumped on a remark by his senior campaign aide Eric Fehrnstrom about how the general election is like an Etch a Sketch toy for Romney whose slate can be wiped clean. "I think you hit a reset button for the fall ... Read Post
Mitt Romney: Most likely to still be a homophobic thug in 48 years Looks like it's time to shake shake the Etch A Sketch again. This morning, the Washington Post ran a sickening story about how Mitt Romney, as a teenager, led a poss... Read Post