Articles By Jeremy B. White

From Politics & Policy Aug 09, 2012

Voters Still Don't Like Romney, But Economy Helps Him In Three Swing States

Despite Mitt Romney's enduring lack of personal appeal, he and President Obama remain locked in a tight contest in several swing states, according to two new polls.

From Politics & Policy Aug 08, 2012

President's Answer To 'Obamacare': 'Romney Hood'

President Obama has coined a new political catchphrase, linking his Republican rival to an inverted version of the English folk hero who robbed the rich to give to the poor.

From Politics & Policy Aug 07, 2012

Pelosi Backs Reid On Tax Return Assault

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has supported Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's allegation that Mitt Romney avoided paying taxes for years, giving her imprimatur to a charge that Romney's campaign has dismissed as baseless slander.

From Politics & Policy Aug 07, 2012

As Obama Fundraises In Connecticut, Big Fish At $35K -- And Little Minnows At $500

Obama will be in Connecticut on Monday on a fundraising jaunt that features two tiers of backers.

From Politics & Policy Aug 06, 2012

White House Sets $465 Price Tag For Avoiding Deportation

The Obama administration is starting to launch an initiative that could protect hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants from deportation, announcing on Friday that it would start accepting applications in mid-August.

From Politics & Policy Aug 04, 2012

Romney Hits Harry Reid Over Tax Claim: 'Put Up Or Shut Up'

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney fired back at Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Thursday, saying the Nevada Democrat needed to "put up or shut up" regarding his claim that Romney had failed to pay taxes.

From Politics & Policy Aug 03, 2012

Sub-Robust July US Job Growth Lets Romney Stay On Offensive

Another month of inadequate job growth allows prospective Republican Party presidential candidate Mitt Romney to double down on the tactic that has so far defined his campaign: Keep the focus on President Barack Obama.

From Politics & Policy Aug 01, 2012

Tea Party Poised For Another Upset In Texas Primary

Texas is hosting the latest installment in the ongoing saga of tea party-backed insurgents taking on establishment Republicans, with former state Solicitor General Ted Cruz looking to overtake Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the Republican Senate primary.

From Politics & Policy Jul 31, 2012

Democratic Convention Keynote Speaker Will Be San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, First Latino Ever

San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro will deliver the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention in September, becoming the first Latino elected official to get the coveted keynote speaker spot.

From Politics & Policy Jul 31, 2012

Same-Sex Marriage Closer To Being In Democratic Platform

Support for same-sex marriage is poised to become an official part of the Democratic Party's platform, according to a report in the Washington Post.