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Definition of “middle class” keeps getting redefined by Team Obama

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2008 at 7:57 pm » 8 Comments

The dollar figure they’re putting on it has been dropping almost as fast as the stock market did a couple of weeks ago. Will it be down to $100K by election day?

 

Obama: Opposition to socialism equals “selfishness”

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2008 at 6:55 pm » 8 Comments

Wow. Just wow (h/t: GP): On the stump this week, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., has pushed back against Sen. John McCain’s description of his tax policies. “The reason that we want to do this, change our tax code, is not because I have anything against the rich,” Obama said in Sarasota, Florida, yesterday. “I love […]

 

Is the Obama campaign “leashing” Joe Biden?

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2008 at 1:02 pm » 6 Comments

Via Brit Hume’s Political Grapevine: Average Joe Time Magazine writes that one of the few things that could derail the Barack Obama campaign is his running mate, so it says the campaign is “hidin’ Biden.” Karen Tumulty compares traveling with Joe Biden to “reporting on a politician packaged in shrink-wrap” and that he is “leashed […]

 

Obama seeking more O campaign-friendly reporters for the final stretch?

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2008 at 10:34 am » 6 Comments

This is an intriguing report (via Memeo): Journalists from three major newspapers that endorsed John McCain have reportedly been booted from Barack Obama’s campaign plane for the final leg of the presidential race. The Washington Times reported Friday that it was notified of the Obama campaign’s decision Thursday evening — even though the paper has […]

 

Happy Halloween (FRIDAY OPEN THREAD)

Posted by: ST on October 31, 2008 at 9:58 am » 3 Comments

Trick or treat! (Via NRO’s Media blog) Having a busy morning – be back later. TGIF!