Colleen Maxwell’s phone pinged Monday morning with a notification of a new Twitter follower.
Former White House senior advisor David Axelrod told a Meet the Press panel Sunday morning that Hillary Clinton needed to start answering the press questions routinely, or else her every tiny statement would take on disproportionate weight. Rumors that SS That Ship already sailed went unconfirmed at press time.
David Axelrod and Joe Scarborough were amidst a hearty debunking of Seymour Hersh's revisionist account of the killing of Osama bin Laden Tuesday morning when Axelrod's feed mysteriously cut off.
The British Labour Party hired former Obama aide David Axelrod, at a fee reported at just over $450,000, to craft the strategy for leader Ed Miliband, whose party was trounced Thursday night.
Normally the elections of other countries mean very little to the American people, but in this case it might just interest you. David Axelrod, chief adviser to Obama’s 2008 and
“In all my years as journalist and strategist, I’ve never seen as stark a failure of polling as in the UK.” — David Axelrod, quoted by the Daily Beast.
Of the two former Obama campaign aides who went head-to-head in the British election, Jim Messina (Conservatives) bested David Axelrod (Labour).
BBC: Polling council to open probe into #GE2015 surveys.
Labour Party campaign adviser David Axelrod said that the Conservative Party's campaign relied excessively on economic recovery and the unfavorable depiction of Labour leader Miliband in the media.
I suspect Dr. Ben Carson is about to learn that running for President of the United States is not brain surgery. — David Axelrod (@davidaxelrod) May 4, 2015
Can you sense it? That thrill in the air? The feeling that suddenly the Labour campaign is just somehow more exciting? Yes, that’s right, David Axelrod is back in the… Continue reading The post Westminster’s obsession with US politics is both embarrassing and foolish appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
With Ed Miliband’s expensive election guru David Axelrod rarely spied at the Labour leader’s side, Miliband has found a new pillar of strength to get him through the campaign. Rarely a day goes… Continue reading The post Question Time: Will Ed Miliband take his lectern with him? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Former Obama campaign strategist David Axelrod said Wednesday that Hillary Clinton needed to emphasize "humility" in her 2016 run, and create a marked contrast from her 2008 behemoth of a campaign -- which Axelrod (narrowly) defeate...
Two of the US's leading political strategists, David Axelrod and Jim Messina, who worked side by side on Obama's 2008 and 2012 campaigns, are now shaping the rival bids of the UK's Labour and Conservatives.
Former Obama strategist David Axelrod told the Des Moines Register that Hillary Clinton’s greatest challenge in her presidential bid will be “demonstrating authenticity and an understanding of Americans’ concerns.” Said Axelrod: “In 2007, her campaign was this juggernaut of inevitability [...]
“Humility is the order of the day. Last time, they launched as a big juggernaut cloaked in the veil of inevitability and at 20,000 feet. There was a tremendous backlash to that.” — David Axelrod, quoted by the Washington Post, [...]
There is a bizarre legal tiff between political operatives in Philadelphia over who came up with an attack strategy to save the career of Democratic Mayor John Street in 2003. Street was implicated in a “pay-to-play” scandal. While he was not charged, a slew of his associates and fundraisers were. Now, Philadelphia campaign consultant Frank […]
You would think that if a US President was going to get involved in a foreign election, it would be because he thinks the candidate he supports would make the
Former Massachusetts Governor and 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney was the spotlight last month of a controversial part of President Barack Obama's former senior adviser David Axelrod's memoir that claimed Romney "irritated"...Show More Summary