Campaign Trail - Most Commented


Are Romney's drilling plans eco-friendly?

Aug 24, 2012
And a new app helps you separate fact from baloney in political ads.
Posted In: Obama, drilling, energy, Mitt Romney

'Keys' forecasting model predicts an Obama victory

Aug 24, 2012
Based on his "Keys" forecasting system, Allan Lichtman says only measuring the incumbent matters in predicting election outcomes.
Posted In: Barack Obama, 2012 election

Forecasting election results through 'Bread and Peace'

Aug 23, 2012
Economist Douglas Hibbs predicts the winner of the 2012 presidential election through his 'Bread and Peace' forecasting model.
Posted In: 2012 election

Romney's energy plan: Less regulation, more exploration

Aug 23, 2012
But it probably won't have much impact on consumer's pocketbooks, especially when it comes to the price of gas or electricity.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, energy, Oil

Super PACs backing Romney far outraise Obama's

Aug 20, 2012
Tallies from the first two weeks of August show the super PACs and outside groups backing Mitt Romney are vastly out-spending the president's main political action committee.
Posted In: super PAC, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, fundraising

Romney and Ryan -- co-CEOs?

Aug 14, 2012
The difference between power sharing at the head of the country, instead of at a company.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, 2012 campaign

The Ryan effect -- on brands, even hobbies he likes

Aug 13, 2012
Political stars have a way of driving business. What impact will Paul Ryan’s passion for fitness and outdoor activities have in the marketplace?
Posted In: Paul Ryan

Does 'it's the budget, stupid' resonate with voters?

Aug 13, 2012
Republican veep pick Paul Ryan a name for himself by proposing deep cuts in the federal budget. Will his focus on budget issues play well in November?
Posted In: Paul Ryan

Romney's choice of Ryan is about 'substance'

Aug 13, 2012
Politico's Glenn Thrush says Mitt Romney chose to roll the dice with Paul Ryan as his vice president pick because he's betting that voters are craving "substance" and more adult conversations about the deficit and budgets.
Posted In: Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney

Inside vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's budget plan

Aug 13, 2012
Wisconsin congressman and now Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan will be in Iowa today, talking with voters at the state fair. It'll be Ryan's first solo-appearance since Mitt Romney announced Ryan as his running mate on Saturday.
Posted In: Paul Ryan, budget, Mitt Romney



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Hitting the campaign trail to see how the 2012 election is shaping up.