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Remmembering 9/11

09/11/12 04:36PM

As the years pass, how should America remember the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001? The Cycle hosts discuss and be sure to let us know your thoughts.  read more

U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama observe a moment of silence on the 11th anniversary of the September 11 attacks, on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, September 11, 2012.

Country remembers 9/11 terrorist attacks

09/11/12 11:24AM

The United Stated marked the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks Tuesday with ceremonies, prayer and moments of silence for the victims. Events took place around the country, including where three terrorist-guided planes struck in New York City and at the Pentagon, as well as where a fourth plane crashed Pennsylvania.   read more

Guest Spot: The Victory Lab

Guest Spot: The Victory Lab

09/11/12 10:43AM

Author Sasha Issenberg joins the conversation in today's guest spot to discuss his book The Victory Lab: The Secret Success of Winning Campaigns. The book focuses on the secret science of winning campaigns and he examinies the tactics and stratgies both President Obama and Mitt Romney are using throughout the Presidential race.Be sure to tune in at 3pm for the full conversation.  read more

Steve Kornacki latest Salon.com article: Mitt's specificity problem

09/11/12 09:32AM

Democrats have long been making an issue of the lack of specificity in Mitt Romney’s policy pronouncements. This has caused the GOP nominee his share of headaches, most notably with Democrats happily filling in the blanks on what would be required to prevent Romney’s tax plan from blowing a hole in the budget, but his campaign has always expected to be attacked by the other side. read more

The political home stretch

09/10/12 04:56PM

Both conventions have officially come to a close so it is now time for The Cycle to put their entire focus on the  next 8 weeks until election day.After the Democratic National Convention President Obama received a big bump in the polls. President Obama is at a 50% approval rating and up 5 points since prior to the DNC. According the latest Gallup Daily Tracking poll President Obama is at 49% and Mitt Romney is at 44%. The last time he had a 5 point margin over Mitt Romney was July 1, making this bump a huge gain for President Obama. read more

The Cycle Lineup

09/10/12 02:02PM

With only 8 weeks to election day and the RNC and DNC officially coming to a close the political race is starting to heat up. We have a political packed show and want to hear from you. Be sure to tweet us @thecyclemsnbc or use #thecyclemsnbc in your tweets.What is the state of the race? read more

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