September 28, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: As Romney slips further in the polls, there's one ugly tactic he hasn't yet pursued.
by Jamal Simmons onSeptember 28, 2012
At Politico, political commentator Jamal Simmons says that we need a president who understands families like his, who had to work hard to keep things together.
by Edward Wyckoff Williams onSeptember 27, 2012
Turnout among blacks and Latinos is low compared with white turnout. It's time for a change.
September 27, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: Mitt Romney is nervous about how he's being perceived. Does this new ad make him seem more compassionate?
by David Swerdlick onSeptember 27, 2012
In a piece for New York's Daily News, The Root's contributing editor David Swerdlick argues that the candidate's answer to a question about his "big idea" didn't make any sense.
September 24, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: The presidential candidate thinks that emergency rooms are reasonable places to get care when you don't have health insurance.
by Colbert I. King onSeptember 24, 2012
Colbert I. King, columnist at the Washington Post, compares the Republican presidential hopeful to a used-car salesman and wonders if Republican voters trust Romney.
by Hillary Crosley onSeptember 23, 2012
MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry and her guests discuss the release of Romney's tax information.
by Eugene Robinson onSeptember 22, 2012
Reflecting on Mitt Romney's recent comments about the "47 percent," Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson says that "voters will soon have the opportunity to show him we're not as stupid as he thinks."
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onSeptember 21, 2012
Mystery solved: Someone reportedly went way overboard with the wrong foundation and powder.
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