Newspapers Across the Land Switching From Obama to Romney

In 2008, most newspapers readily endorsed then Senator Barack Obama.  Now a number of those same newspapers are abandoning their hero of four years ago and turning their endorsements to Republican Mitt Romney. Perhaps the largest coup of Romney’s new found friends is the Des Moines Register.  Iowa is one of the key swing states that both candidates have been actively courting.  The Des Moines Register is the largest newspaper in the Hawkeye state.  In 2008, Obama carried Iowa with a 54% Read more […]

Electoral Projection Maps Show Romney Gaining

A couple months ago, I looked at a number of Electoral College projection maps and every one of them had Obama winning with a substantial margin.  Four debates later (3 presidential, 1 vice presidential) and the maps have dramatically changed. Today, the race is so tight that the book makers in Las Vegas are probably going nuts trying to figure out the odds of who will win.  Some maps show Obama still ahead, but by the slimmest of margins, and others are showing Romney ahead, also by the slimmest Read more […]