Inside Obama’s Double Digit Poll Lead in Pennsylvania

Inside Obama’s Double Digit Poll Lead in Pennsylvania

ImageEveryone is talking about the new Quinnipiac University poll that shows Obama leading McCain in swing states Ohio, Florida, and Pennsylvania. While his leads in Ohio and Florida are close to the poll’s margin of error, his 12 point lead in the Keystone State leaves little doubt that this former Clinton state is moving towards Obama.

According to McCain Following the Rule of Law Equals Supporting Terrorism

According to McCain Following the Rule of Law Equals Supporting Terrorism

ImageBecause Barack Obama supports the recent Supreme Court ruling that suspected terrorism detainees have a right to challenge their detention, McCain campaign advisor Randy Scheunemann accused him of possessing, “the prefect September 10 mindset.” For all of you, who had June 17 in the pool as the date when McCain would invoke 9/11 consider yourself a winner.

Obama Slams McCain Over Offshore Drilling Proposal

Obama Slams McCain Over Offshore Drilling Proposal

ImageToday before John McCain could announce his energy plan that would lift the moratorium on offshore oil drilling, Barack Obama put out a statement hammering him for the idea. Obama correctly pointed out that McCain has changed his position on the issue since he ran for president in 2000.

Obama Will Visit Iraq and Afghanistan

Obama Will Visit Iraq and Afghanistan

ImageBarack Obama told reporters in Flint, MI today that he will be visiting Iraq and Afghanistan before the election. This is critical not only because John McCain’s campaign has been making a daily point to hammer Obama on not visiting Iraq, but also because as the Democratic Party’s nominee, he has to go to Iraq.

Obama Speaks About Fatherhood

Obama Speaks About Fatherhood

ImageToday at the Apostolic Church of God, Barack Obama spoke about fatherhood. “But if we are honest with ourselves, we’ll admit that what too many fathers also are is missing – missing from too many lives and too many homes. They have abandoned their responsibilities, acting like boys instead of men.

No VP for VA’s Mark Warner

No VP for VA’s Mark Warner

ImageAt Virginia’s State Democratic Convention Saturday night, former VA Governor and current Senate candidate put an end to chatter about a third political position he may hold–Vice President on Barack Obama’s ticket.

In PA, Obama Calls McCain’s Gas Tax Holiday a Washington Stunt

In PA, Obama Calls McCain’s Gas Tax Holiday a Washington Stunt

Image At a town hall meeting in Wayne, PA today, Barack Obama took aim at John McCain’s gas tax holiday proposal. “Well it is time for a President who will take on the big oil and gas companies so we can finally meet our energy challenge; a President who will help Americans pay their rising gas bills during these difficult economic times,” Obama said.

Tim Russert Dies at Age 58

Tim Russert Dies at Age 58

ImageA stunning loss not only for NBC News, but for the millions of weekly Meet the Press views around the nation and world. Very few details are available at this time only that Russert collapsed at the NBC News Studios in Washington D.C.

Colin Powell Won’t Rule Out Supporting Obama

Colin Powell Won’t Rule Out Supporting Obama

ImageAt a news conference before a speech in Vancouver, BC, Colin Powell said that he would not rule out supporting Barack Obama. He said that his support of John McCain is not a foregone conclusion. He also said that although he and Obama are both black, he won’t be voting based on race.

McCain Campaign Lied About Town Hall Meeting

McCain Campaign Lied About Town Hall Meeting

ImageRepublican presidential candidate John McCain held a town hall meeting in New York City that was carried live on Fox News tonight that was billed as town hall with Democrats and Independents. The problem is that this wasn’t really true. The McCain campaign pre-screened the audience, and invited only supporters to attend.