'Insurgent' Democratic presidential candidate targets Wyoming caucus He’s courting Democratic Catholics and evangelicals who not only oppose abortion, but the Obama administration’s mandate requiring health insurers to offer ... interested in weakening Obama in such swing states as Iowa, Colorado, Florida and Virginia. 03/26/2012 - 5:02 pm | View Link
Tuesday’s Republican Primaries and Caucus Send Messages to Romney and Obama (Weblog and News Roundup) The Daily Kos’…Kos: With victories in Colorado, Minnesota, and Missouri, Santorum can now boast four states to Romney’s ... vote there was effectively a straw poll. But by winning more than 100,000 votes in a swing-state battleground, Santorum ... 02/8/2012 - 4:30 am | View Link
In Iowa caucus, independent voters could swing results Only 12 percent of GOP caucusgoers said they identified as independents in 2008. But according to pollster Ann Selzer, who runs the Des Moines Register’s poll, entrance polls tend to understate the number of independent voters. “Our final polls of ... 01/31/2012 - 4:00 pm | View Link
Open caucus proposal wonderful, but it will never fly Mason states the obvious when he says the caucuses is where the real legislative debate occurs. The good news is we have at least one lawmaker in Wisconsin with enough guts to tell the people the truth and fight for their right to open government. 03/22/2011 - 3:02 am | View Link
Seattle Times Political Caucus As with the presidential race, our online Caucus-participating readership leans farther to the right than the left. Seven readers urged a vote for Republican Dino Rossi, four for returning Democratic Gov. Christine Gregoire to office, and we couldn't tell ... 10/31/2008 - 5:48 am | View Link
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ABC NewsAt GOP Summit, Republicans Turn Fire on Obama, Clinton, and Each OtherABC NewsThe first conservative showcase of the 2016 cycle is taking place in Iowa today, marking the unofficial start of the presidential cycle. Most of the jabs have been focused directly at President Obama and a Democrat they may be running against -- Hillary Clinton.
(Recasts with joint news conference) By Sanjeev Miglani and Douglas Busvine NEW DELHI, Jan 25 (Reuters) - In a glow of bonhomie, U. S. President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a breakthrough on nuclear trade on Sunday, a step that both sides hope will help establish an enduring strategic partnership.
Rick Klein says Saturday’s Iowa Freedom Summit “quickly and frequently got sidetracked. There were familiar diversions, even more familiar intra-party battles, brief heckling episodes, and a few famous faces who are only tangentially involved with national politics these days.”
“The result was that at a showcase moment for an energized Republican Party, with a deep bench of talented presidential aspirants, the fault lines of policy and personality that have defined the GOP during the Obama era made themselves known yet again.
Obama's damn-the-torpedoes speech: E. J. DionneOregonLive.comThere is something odd in the notion that Obama is supposed to abandon his convictions because the Republicans won a low-turnout midterm election newdionne. JPG View full sizeE. J. Dionne. By E. J. Dionne. WASHINGTON -- "This is good news, people.".and more »