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Posted on: Oct 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

It's hard to predict with a candidate who's had five positions on every issue, but here's our best shot.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

What do you do when reality doesn't look good for your team? Republicans just create their own alternate reality.

Posted on: Oct 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Is it too late for voters to change their minds?

Posted on: Oct 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Bain didn't build that new factory -- the Chinese Government did.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Reporters continue to buy that old "blind trust" ruse. It's time to hold Romney accountable.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney in a landslide!

Posted on: Oct 16, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Another ubiquitous lie from the campaign.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2012, Source: AlterNet

There's a direct correlation between the composition of Congress and the richest Americans' share of pre-tax income.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The story of Sensata Technologies is about the hollowing out of America's economy by a rapacious 1 percent.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Biden and Ryan lock horns at a crucial moment in the race.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

What to do when reality gets in the way of your storyline? If you're MRC's Dan Gainor, you just ignore it.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Answers to your imaginary polling questions!

Posted on: Oct 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Pulled punches and missed opportunities for the president left an energetic Romney to say whatever he liked.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Carlson's big fail wasn't the first and won't be the last

Posted on: Oct 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

It's all about staving off cognitive dissonance.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

More Mitt? I dunno...

Posted on: Sep 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

It ain't over yet, but the challenger is trailing badly no matter how you slice it.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

At an educational forum this week, Mitt Romney called for restricting teachers' unions from participating in the political process.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Some types of spin are more dangerous than others.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Conservative ideology refuses to accept that a strong public sector is essential and has nothing to do with unhealthy dependency.

Posted on: Sep 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The Romneys paid more taxes than they had to in order to inflate the effective tax rate they paid this year.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The right-wing narrative that 47 percent of households pay no federal income taxes is ridiculous. Here's why.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Some are standing by Romney; the semi-smart ones are running away like he's carrying Ebola.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Assange remains at the center of an international standoff.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Bibi's fundamentally mis-reading America's political landscape.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Toxic right-wingers and their fanatical followers are desperate to ignite a "clash of civilizations."

Posted on: Sep 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Progressives had much to savor this week in Charlotte.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Clinton reminded people that there are few, if any, politicians with his power of persuasion.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney had to make himself seem accessible and lay out a vision for the future of the country. It didn't go terribly well.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Rob Zerban is running for Paul Ryan's House seat; he's the Koch brothers' candidate's first real challenger.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

How long can they get away with blatantly lying?

Posted on: Aug 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

You want a serious debate about the issues? Good luck!

Posted on: Aug 19, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Scientific research into the way we think explains the reasons decent people wind up supporting horrific policies.

Posted on: Aug 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The Telegraph has a story that could prove to be a disqualifier for Romney-Ryan.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney's team is trying to muddy the waters around Medicare, but they face an uphill climb.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

After nearly three decades on Capitol Hill, Mike Lofgren quit last year after the Tea Party caucus pushed his party to new extremes.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Most people consider the Olympics a celebration of athletic prowess, but for the folks at Fox News, they're a source of endless outrage.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The author of a new book challenges Northerners and Southerners to consider the possibility of a friendly divorce.