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Core or No Core?

The most noteworthy part of this Politico story on the Obama campaign’s attempt to define Mitt Romney comes at the end, when Glenn Thrush and Jonathan Martin quote a reporter’s reaction to the claim that the “real Romney” is a right-winger: The aide’s argument — which can’t be recounted here because of the strict no-quotes, no names ground rules the White House imposes on such sessions — set off alarms among the White House press corps, political cadaver dogs paid to sniff nearly imperceptible changes in tone and language.
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Everybody Hates Mitt

Issues & Causes / Human Rights : Adam Serwer (2 years ago)

A new e-book from Glenn Thrush and the folks at Politico contains this interesting tidbit concerning Barack Obama's feelings about Mitt Romney: "One factor made the 2012 grind bearable and at times even fun for Obama: he began campa... Read Post

Bill Clinton’s New Role as Pres. Obama’s ‘Campaign Whisperer’

US Politics / Liberal : Taylor Marsh (3 years ago)

Politico nails the headline in the most important political article of the day, penned by Glenn Thrush and Jonathan Martin. Team Obama has finally realized that talking about Mitt Romney as not having a “core” is a loser. Anyone who... Read Post

Barack Obama REALLY Doesn't Like Mitt Romney

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (2 years ago)

Mike Allen flags this interesting excerpt from Obama's Last Stand, an upcoming e-book on the 2012 presidential campaign by Politico reporter Glenn Thrush: "One factor made the 2012 grind bearable and at times even fun for Obama: he ... Read Post

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