Cantor won’t defend Romney’s deceptive Jeep ad

MSNBC Rep. Eric Cantor certainly isn’t rushing to defend Mitt Romney’s infamous and misleading Jeep attack ad. The Virginia lawmaker and House GOP number 2 said Sunday on NBC’s Meet the Press that he’d “not seen the ad,” which has been running in Ohio and which drew a sharp rebuke from the CEO of Chrysler for its false suggestion that… More Cantor won’t defend Romney’s deceptive Jeep ad

Friday Blog Roundup 10-12-2012

Now That’s Debating The Debate In 100 Seconds A debate beatdown, in pictures “Obama’s a communist” (video) 5 things we learned from VP debate Vice Presidential Debate Transcript Video: Gingrich, Granholm on Biden-Ryan showdown Fox News Disappears Mitt Romney’s Flip-Flop On Abortion Video: Political observers lose patience with Romney vacillations Issa eyes hearing over Bureau… More Friday Blog Roundup 10-12-2012

Obama’s ‘Let Mitt beat Mitt’ strategy

Ingenious… Daily Kos The Obama campaign responds to Mitt Romney whining about “inaccurate portrayals of my positions” with a video of Mitt Romney setting the record straight, in his own words. Mitt Romney claims that he’ll use next Wednesday’s debate to challenge the credibility of attacks against his candidacy, but as this video shows, he is going to have… More Obama’s ‘Let Mitt beat Mitt’ strategy

Romney: Obama ‘tends to say things that aren’t true’

  Behold, the master of cognitive dissonance… The Raw Story Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney says the upcoming debates will be tough because President Barack Obama has a tendency to “say things that aren’t true.” “I think he’s going to say a lot of things that aren’t accurate,” Romney told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos in an… More Romney: Obama ‘tends to say things that aren’t true’

Blog Roundup 9-10-12

  10 Things to Know for Monday Has The Race Now Changed? The Zombie That Ate Rand Paul’s Brain Joe Biden Cozies Up With Female Biker Does racial bias fuel Obama foes? How to tell? Video: Romney vacillates on abortion rights Chronicling Mitt’s Mendacity, Vol. XXXIII  Who’s to Blame for Facebook’s IPO Debacle? The five… More Blog Roundup 9-10-12

Politico’s Week in one liners: Clinton, Frank, FLOTUS

Politico The top quotes in politics … “I wish Myth Romney had been governor of the state I had lived in.” — Rep. Barney Frank knocking the GOP candidate. “You might not be ready for diplomacy with Beijing if you can’t visit the Olympics without insulting our closest ally.” — President Barack Obama going after Romney. “Uh, don’t plan on it.”… More Politico’s Week in one liners: Clinton, Frank, FLOTUS

Mitt Romney tells 533 lies in 30 weeks, Steve Benen documents them

It’s so much easier to be truthful…One would think that an allegedly devout Christian, regardless of denomination, would never prefer power above truth. H/t: Don Babets Patheos – Fred Clark I’ve written about or linked to a great deal here “chronicling Mitt’s mendacity” — to borrow Steven Benen’s phrase. Mitt Romney says many, many things that are… More Mitt Romney tells 533 lies in 30 weeks, Steve Benen documents them