Ha ha ha ha ha: A detailed report commissioned by two major Republican groups — including one backed by Karl Rove — paints a dismal picture for Republicans, concluding female voters view the party as “intolerant,” “lacking in compassion”...Show More Summary
[Content Note: Misogyny.]From the Great Mysteries of Life files:A detailed report commissioned by two major Republican groups — including one backed by Karl Rove — paints a dismal picture for Republicans, concluding female voters view...Show More Summary
This report was commissioned by two Republican groups, including one backed by Karl Rove. Women are “barely receptive” to Republicans’ policies, and the party does “especially poorly” with women in the Northeast and Midwest, according to an internal Crossroads GPS and American Action Network report obtained by POLITICO. It was presented to a small number [...]
Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS has launched a series of political attack ads going after Democrats for supporting Simpson-Bowles—the bipartisan plan to control the federal debt.
Here's how much the debate on Social Security is changing—in the middle of a political ad against Sen. Kay Hagan, Karl Rove's Crossroads group says that balancing the budget with Medicare and Social Security cuts is wrong. Again, this is pretty typical of Republican attacks in the last several election cycles. Show More Summary
As we near the formal general election season, impossibly stupid ads are emerging everywhere. Let's mock them
A political group headed by Karl Rove is spending big money on hypocritical attack ads against Democratic candidates for supporting elements of the Simpson-Bowles plan. But the Fox News contributor has previously been a supporter ofShow More Summary
Karl Rove, new convert to Democrats' plan to strengthen Social Security. In what has become a biennial sport, Karl Rove's Crossroads is running attack ads from the left against Democrats on Medicare and Social Security. Every two years...Show More Summary
Awhile back I wrote about the lawsuit Public Citizen and ProtectOurElections.org filed against the FEC for failing to do what it's supposed to do when it comes to these SuperPACs. In essence, the FEC agreed not to investigate Crossroads...Show More Summary
Over the past two weeks, Crossroads GPS, the Karl Rove-fronted mega-group devoted to putting Republicans in office, has launched multiple ads hitting vulnerable Senate Democrats Mark Pryor (Ark.) and Kay Hagan (NC) for their positions...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — The Affordable Care Act was supposed to be a slam dunk issue for the Republicans in this fall’s elections. Karl Rove told us so in April, writing that “Obamacare is and will remain a political problem for Democrats.” So how’s that Obamacare thing working out for the GOP? The most significant bit of [...]
On Fox News Sunday, Republican Strategist Karl Rove paid loose compliment to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder‘s performance in Ferguson, Mo.
The other day, I noted that Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS is up with a new ad that slices and dices Dem Senator Mark Pryor’s quotes to create the impression he supports raising the Social Security retirement age in ways that should frighten today’s seniors. Just as they have in the last two cycles — in […]
"I think Holder did a good thing by going to the community and saying... I understand where you're coming from..."
Plus: Hillary Clinton canceled an appearance she asked for, and how the "Karl Rove of SNL" is holding the show back
It finally happened. We’re only a few months away from the 2014 midterms and I thought maybe we’d see a longer roster of infuriatingly misleading campaign ads from Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS outfit. But finally we have our first big winner. Sen. Mark Pryor (D-AR) is running for reelection against Republican nominee Rep. Tom Cotton [...]
Fox News contributor Karl Rove distorted comments made by President Obama in the wake of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, suggesting the president downplayed the acts of violent rioters and refused to distinguish between peaceful protesters...Show More Summary
Karl Rove just announced that his group, Crossroads GPS, is going up with a $700,000 ad buy in Arkansas slamming Dem Senator Mark Pryor for … wanting to shred the safety net. Yes, you read that right. Of course, to make this case, the Crossroads ad does a very creative cut-and-paste job on Pryor’s quotes. […]
David Plouffe, widely considered the architect of Barack Obama's overwhelming victory in the 2008 presidential elections -- yea, the Karl Rove of Obama -- has been tapped to run another campaign with a super-popular online presence: Uber.
GOP senator and former presidential candidate John McCain unveiled his rendition of The Robot during a performance by The Roots and Jamie Foxx in the most awkward meeting of Republicans and hip-hop since MC Karl Rove. Read more...