Cory Booker Never Spoke for Newark Like Amiri Baraka Did
January 21, 2014
The poet and activist was the soul of the New Jersey city.
Cory Booker Is Even Worse Than His Critics Say
August 13, 2013
Cory Booker has just won New Jersey’s Democratic Senate primary in a rout, making him an easy favorite to claim the seat this fall.
McCaskill vs. Akin: The Senate Race That Isn’t
September 07, 2012
Sen. Claire McCaskill is nowhere to be found in Charlotte. Rep. Todd Akin is missing from Missouri. When will these two, you know, compete?
Since Romney secured the nomination in mid-April, the horse race has been rattled by supposed game-changers, ranging from Obama’s decision to endorse gay marriage to terrible new jobs numbers. Political pundits engrossed in the twists and turns of the campaign agree that events and poor messaging have conspired to reduce Obama’s chances.