Paul backers vow trouble over Oklahoma delegates

Threaten to withhold votes in seating flap

Ralph Z. Hallow The Washington Times 8/20/2012

The attorney for Rep. Ron Paul’s Oklahoma delegates to the Republican National Convention on Monday threatened the withholding of votes for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, Oklahoma’s GOP chairman says.

The Paul attorney told the RNC’s Committee on Contests that […]

Obama to Unleash ‘Truth Teams’ to Counter Negative Coverage

GOP describes squads of supporters as “propaganda teams to deceive voters”

Steve Watson 2/13/2012

The Obama campaign is to “educate” and deploy what it describes as “truth teams” to ensure that any attacks on the president’s record are feverishly countered in the run up to the general election.

ABC News reports that teams of […]

Tapper To Carney: Looks Like Obama ‘Campaigning On Taxpayer Dime’

Real Clear Politics 11/28/2011

ABC News’ Jake Tapper confronts White House press secretary Jay Carney over President Obama’s schedule which has included a lot of traveling. Citing a Wall Street Journal article about the number of times President Obama has traveled to swing-states, Tapper bluntly asks Carney if Obama is “campaigning on taxpayer dime.”

“President […]

Swing states may be on the move

by Peter Nicholas Los Angeles Times January 5, 2010

…In his hometown at least, there seems to be little affection for Reid, whom some residents describe as a distant figure out of touch with local concerns.

That personal assessment may be part of the reason Reid faces a tough reelection fight in November despite 27 […]