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GOP governors launch 'news' site critics call propaganda
Republican governors have launched a website that appears to be a news outlet, but readers have to look carefully to see that The Free Telegraph is the product of a political party committee
The Note's Must-Reads for Friday July 6, 2012
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Carrie Halperin, Jayce Henderson, and Amanda VanAllen PRESIDENT OBAMA ABC News’ Mary Bruce: ...
Why Politicians Can't Just Be Friends
Harry Truman had a famous line: If you’re looking for a friend in Washington, get a dog. He had a point. Friendship and politics don’t always mix, particularly on the campaign trail, when friendship doesn’t necessarily mean an endorsement. Case in point: Luis Fortuno, the governor...
Obama, Gingrich and No Moderator? Don’t Count on It
Could Newt Gingrich and President Obama actually debate each other for three hours with no moderator — seven times? That’s what Gingrich apparently wants. The media-bashing candidate has pledged repeatedly to challenge Obama to a series of “Lincoln-Douglas”-style debates if he’s the Republican
Candidates Vie For Air Time
Among the many things that pundits and party operatives alike will be considering during tonight’s GOP debate on CNN – the 11th debate of this primary season – is the following question: Does it appear as though some candidates are being asked more questions than...
Is There A Campaign Beyond Cain?
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) From sexual harassment to groping to the economy. Will tonight be the night we return to the regularly scheduled programming of the Republican primary season? If there’s anything that’s going to help steer the narrative of the...
Herman Cain Day 3: A New Allegation, Obama to Cannes, and Why God Wants Jobs in America… Since the AM Note
If Herman Cain thought allegations of sexual harassment were going to go away, he was wrong. He was still in Washington all day and he kept his meetings, but pursuing TV cameras saw a lot less of him. Here are the nugget you need to...
New Website Aims to Fact Check Campaign Ads
We're joined by Kathleen Hall Jamieson she's with the fact brute fact check. Dot org and professor Jamieson. tells little bit about your group putting guys in do and in the in the coming election. A fact checked out is a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center University of Pennsylvania which
Waiting For The Other Shoe To Drop On Herman Cain (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) Is there another shoe? If so, how big? And how hard might it come down on Herman Cain, who so far, has managed to deflect — albeit awkwardly — the allegations of sexual harassment swirling around him...
'Socialist' Not a Slur for Many, Poll Finds
'Socialism,' Viewed Negatively by Some, Is No Worse Than 'Capitalism' for Others