Romney vs. Obama, Round 3 Debate Topics

Here are the topics and format details for tonight's foreign policy debate between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama. The debate format will include six 15 minute segments, each beginning with a question and followed by a 2 minute response from each candidate. Bob Schieffer, tonight's moderator, will then facilitate discussion on that topic for the remaining time. Tonight's … [Read more...]

Clear Eyes. Full Hearts. Can’t Lose.

This is the kind of campaign I want to see. This is the kind of person I want in the White House.   Don't forget to follow me at twitter.com/eyeonpolitics … [Read more...]

CPAC Straw Poll Win Goes to Romney

It was a bit suprising to hear so little talk about the Presidential candidates at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).  Perhaps that can be attributed to the lack of excitement many conservatives feel for the candidates. However, in the end, conference attendees were asked to choose their favorite for the CPAC Straw Poll. There was not much of a presence at … [Read more...]

Romney Glittered in Minnesota

Glitter strikes again. The Romneys handled it well, and Mitt Romney joked that it was confetti, celebrating his win in Florida. More later on today's campaign stop in Eagan, Minnesota.  I have more photos and videos to share! [youtube_sc url="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBCBKTGUKAE"] … [Read more...]

Romney Feeling the Heat from South Carolina

If you missed last night's debate, you missed a good one.  I will go as far as to say it was the best debate that we have seen so far. The field narrowed to five candidates with Huntsman's departure from the race, allowing for more air time for all the candidates. With Mitt Romney leading the polls, Newt Gingrich, Rick Perry, Rick Santorum and Ron Paul clearly went into the … [Read more...]

Edith, Carolyn, and the Iowa Caucus Results!

It was a dramatic night as we waited for the Iowa Caucus results to all come in.  In the end, the Iowa Republican Party declared Mitt Romney the winner, beating Rick Santorum by just 8 votes, resulting in the closet Iowa caucus vote in history.  Final results were as follows:  Mitt Romney 30,015  Rick Santorum 30,007  Ron … [Read more...]

Perry Throwing Post Debate Punches

If you haven't seen the latest video from the Perry campaign, its worth a watch.  Its almost as good as the debate smackdown from Tuesday night. Hint:  Its not a pro-Perry ad, its a anti-Romney ad, and its a harsh one.  The gloves are off! [youtube_sc http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FIKySVnSvA&w=560&h=315] … [Read more...]

Place Your Bets! Pre-Game Debate Analysis

Tonight, the 2012 GOP field of candidates will duke it out in Las Vegas at a debate hosted by CNN and the Western Republican Leadership Conference, starting at 7:00 p.m. Central time. Who are you placing bets on? Here are my opinions on what the candidates need to do tonight: Herman Cain needs to gain some refinement tonight.  He should tone down the humor a bit, and show he … [Read more...]