Wednesday, November 07, 2012

It's All Politics

5 Truisms About the 2012 Election ... That Weren't True

The taller candidate always wins? Think again.

November 7, 2012 A gloomy economy dooms the incumbent? Undecideds break toward the challenger? The tallest guy always wins? Not this time.


The Two-Way

Tell Us: Why Did Obama Win?

President Obama celebrating early this morning in Chicago.

November 7, 2012 There are a number of possible reasons. Did the president run a better campaign? Is the economy really on the mend? Or is it as simple as him being more likable?



The Two-Way

Stocks Fall On 'Fiscal Cliff' Fears

On the floor of the New York Stock Exchange this morning.

November 7, 2012 Concerned that the White House and Congress won't be able to agree on how to avoid deep spending cuts and tax increases, many investors sold stocks.


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