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Wisconsin’s Other Recall

Rebecca Kleefisch has big plans for Wisconsin. She’d like to bring more jobs to the Badger State and drive down the unemployment rate, especially among Iraq and Afghanistan veterans. She wants to help those currently unemployed with job trai…

Recall Snyder?

If some Michigan liberals have their way, the Wolverine State’s governor, Rick Snyder, will be the next Scott Walker.
“Governor Snyder is bad for Michigan. Our citizens cannot afford to wait another two years to get rid of this corporate mo…

Mitt’s Women Problem

Right now, Mitt Romney has a problem with women voters.
Sixty percent of women younger than 50 in battleground states support President Obama, and a mere 30 percent support Romney, according to a USA Today/Gallup poll. In a CNN/ORC poll, 60 percent of …

Mitt Romney, Underdog?

If he wins the nomination, Mitt Romney will switch from organizational heavyweight to underdog.
Romney’s current operation — significantly larger than that of any of his GOP rivals — pales in comparison to the Obama apparatus. Accordi…

Romney Woos Illinois

Vernon Hills, Ill. — For Mitt Romney, tonight offers a chance to prove that he can beat Rick Santorum decisively in the Midwest.
“I think Romney will do well. He’ll probably win by five to eleven points,” predicts Dan Curry…

Santorum’s Conservative Stance in Illinois

Herrin, Illinois — Rick Santorum’s pitch to Illinois Republicans is simple.
“If we’re able to pull off that most improbable of upsets here in Illinois,” he said Saturday night in a high-school gym, standing just below a ba…

Rejecting Romney

In state after state, evangelicals have sent Mitt Romney a clear message: We’re just not that into you.
Some evangelicals do pull the lever for Romney. But consistently there is a wide gap between Romney’s support among evangelicals and his…

Santorum’s Strength in Kansas

Kansas is the first state to vote after Super Tuesday — and it looks likely that Rick Santorum will score another victory here. “My instinct from talking to different party leaders is that Santorum is probably in the lead, probably has the …