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L.A. Times: Obama Using Tactic Formerly Thought by Liberal Newspaper Editors to Be the Exclusive Province of the GOP: The Dreaded “Wedge Issue”

Everybody at the water cooler at the L.A. Times knows that so-called “wedge issues” are bad things — and that, as such, they have traditionally been used only by Republicans. Today, they are shocked to find Obama using similar tactics, in what hard-hitting editors apparently believe to be the first known instance of Democrats using [...]
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Washington Post Boosts Liberal 'Wedge Issue' Spin on Birth Control Mandate

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters (3 years ago)

On Monday, the Washington Post's Greg Sargent forwarded a liberal talking point, that the Obama administration's controversial mandate for coverage of abortifacients and contraception without a co-pay would be used as a "wedge issue... Read Post

NYT: Obama Falls Behind Bush Lows, GOP Gains Strength

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (yesterday)

Although state polling shows the GOP slipping some in the Republican quest to win the U.S. Senate, a New York Times/CBS News poll reveals that President Obama is polling worse than George W. Bush on issues important to voters, while... Read Post

ROLL CALL: The Republican Brand’s Recovery Tour, Sort Of. There was a time, a little less than a…

US Politics / Conservative : Instapundit (2 days ago)

ROLL CALL: The Republican Brand’s Recovery Tour, Sort Of. There was a time, a little less than a year ago, when Democrats salivated at the thought of running against the GOP brand and demonizing Republican candidates by attacking th... Read Post


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