The Mark Shields Post (Who I Think Will Win The Presidential Election)

Back when I first got interested in politics, which, strange as it may seem, was only four years ago, one of my favorite columnists was Mark Shields.  Back then he was writing for CNN as one of the Democratic counterpoints to Bob Novak. What was perhaps ironic about my affection for Shields’ regular...

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Despite the McCain campaign’s insistance on making this election one of character assassination, the electoral map continues to move against him.  I was a little shocked this morning to see the following map at Pollster which has been, up until now, one of the more conservative (small, statistics...

Swing States Moving To Obama

Outside of the economic troubles on Wall Street, one of the top news stories in the second half of last week was John McCain’s suspension of his presidential campaign.  But it’s important to note that mere hours before the ill-fated maneuver, a single Washington Post poll was released showing...