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Long, Hard Slog Ahead in Presidential Race

Snarkasterous1 Wrote: May 10, 2012 8:00 AM
I agree with Mr. Barone - we're most likely in for a long, close, hard-fought campaign by both parties' candidates. My most fervent hope is that Romney runs a GOOD, TOUGH campaign - nothing like the weak, disorganized, half-hearted efforts of McCain, Dole, and others. Romney is, in my opinion, a much more attractive candidate than either of those two - and the incumbent is facing some significant headwinds due to his shocking ineptitude and arrogance. Pick a credible VP, and run a GOOD, TOUGH campaign, Gov. Romney. Help the nation throw the "fundamentally change America" socialist Amateur out of office so the nation can get back to the exceptionalism that has characterized it for several centuries! - Snark
renny4 Wrote: May 10, 2012 8:28 AM
Just remember, it is not the gay marriage or the "war on women,"

IT IS THE ECONOMY WHICH CANNOT BECOME A 4% GNP AND THRIVING RECOVERY IN SIX MONTHS.

VOTE THE ENTIRE REP. TICKET IN NOV.
Just as the political air is filled with talk of the inevitability of Barack Obama's re-election -- we are told that the kids at his Chicago headquarters are brimming with confidence -- in come some poll numbers showing him behind.

Not by anything statistically significant, mind you. But when you get the Gallup and Rasmussen tracking polls and the Politico/George Washington University Battleground poll all showing Mitt Romney leading Obama by 1 point, an Obama victory seems far from inevitable.

These results came in at a time when the realclearpolitics.com average of recent polls shows 50 percent expressing favorable feelings about...