Re-Boot Hill! Rick Perry is revamping his campaign and that means doubling down on birtherism, a flat tax policy, and his number one rival, Mitt Romney. We’ve got the latest tonight with msnbc’s Howard Fineman and the Washington Post’s Dana Milbank. In Politico today, columnist Roger Simon argues that President Obama is due credit for his... read more
Herman Cain is still leading the Republican field -- his lead over Mitt Romney in the new New York Times poll is within the margin of error. But you have to wonder -- again -- how serious Cain is with a new ad like this. That's Cain aide Mark Block, puffing a cigarette while an unsmiling Cain slowly breaks into a laugh. How bizarre. Why... read more
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