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Obama’s Paradox Problem

WASHINGTON — Call it the Party-of-Government Paradox: If the nation’s capital looks dysfunctional, it will come back to hurt President Obama and the Democrats, even if the Republicans are primarily responsible for the dysfunction. Then there is the Bipartisanship Paradox: No matter how far the president bends over backward to appeal to or appease the […]

September 1, 2011

Playing With Fire: Democrats And The GOP 2012 Nominee

Rick Perry is starting to look like he may only have Mitt Romney left between him and the Republican presidential nomination. Democrats might initially be repulsed by this possibility — but should they be more jubilant? In our first national poll pitting the two Obama leads Perry 49-43. That six point advantage is pretty comparable […]

August 23, 2011