Mitt Romney’s $10,000 Bet Could Be An Issue For Team Romney

Mitt Romney did not have a particularly strong debate on Saturday night at Drake University, but his quip about a $10,000 bet could hurt him with Iowa voters in the coming weeks. If Romney stumbles in Iowa, winning the nomination … Continued




Attacks On Frontrunner Gingrich Come From All Sides

Now that former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is the undisputed frontrunner in the GOP presidential polls, his Republican rivals and their surrogates are looking to cut him down to size. Can Gingrich weather the storm? Politico’s Alexander Burns, Jonathan Martin … Continued


Number Of Independent Voters Rises In Key Battleground States

The good news is that Democrats have suffered greater losses in terms of voter identification than Republicans. The bad news is that the Republican brand isn’t exactly appealing to voters either. Amy Bingham at ABC News weighs in: A report … Continued



Romney, Gingrich Tout Future Presidential Cabinet Posts

Romney and Gingrich are really in a dog fight, and neither candidate appears to be holding much back. In fact, everything appears to be up for grabs including future presidential cabinet posts, irrespective of the potential legality of such proclamations … Continued


Newt Gingrich Up Big In Early Primary States

Team Romney should be scared. That said, even with the enormous surge in the polls, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich’s 2012 presidential campaign is not exactly firing on all cylinders. The Wall Street Journal’s Neil King Jr. has more: Newt … Continued


Gingrich Surge Prompts Romney To Change Tactics

I am just calling balls and strikes here (and have not favorite in the field), but when Mitt Romney says “its time for our closing argument,” I have to scratch my head. To many in the GOP base, Romney hasn’t … Continued


Newt v. Nancy

Democrat Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Monday said that she would likely release potentially damaging information about former House Speaker Newt Gingrich as the GOP presidential primary rolls on. Later in the day in true Newt fashion, he thanked her … Continued