She The People: Campaign


Posted at 04:39 PM ET, 10/31/2012

How much media drove little Abby to tears?

Short summary of story

By Annie Groer  |  04:39 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Campaign 2012

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 10/27/2012

Lena Dunhams first time, all over again

The woman from "Girls" talks about her "first time" in support of Barack Obama's platform on women and families

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Campaign 2012, President Obama, War on Women, Women in Politics

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Third-party candidates finally get their own presidential debate

Third-party candidates finally get their own presidential debate

By Annie Groer  |  03:23 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2012, Presidential Debate

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Michelle Obama and Ann Romney: Compare and contrast

Short summary of story

By Annie Groer  |  12:57 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ann romney, Campaign 2012, Michelle Obama

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Could Colorado be another Florida?

Plenty of questions are being raised from all sides about Colorado's 2012 elections process. Could this swing state be the next Florida?

By Sandra Fish  |  09:33 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2012, Colorado, Scott Gessler, swing states, voting

Posted at 04:45 AM ET, 09/28/2012

At North Carolina rally, some love Marco Rubio, respect Mitt Romney; others just swell the crowd

The scene from a swing state: hard to read.

By Mary C. Curtis  |  04:45 AM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Campaign 2012, Marco Rubio, Mitt Romney

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 08/21/2012

Betty confetti from Paul Ryan's mom

Have optics co-opted the 78-year-old Medicare recipient? Apparently, the campaign has created an online avatar to speak for her.

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  08:30 AM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Paul Ryan, Betty Ryan Douglas, Betty Douglas, Romney, Campaign, Optics

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 08/11/2012

Paul Ryan, introduced as ‘faithful Catholic’ on ‘human life,’ was rebuked by bishops over cuts to poor

And Ryan’s admiration of Ayn Rand is not the “urban legend” he says it is.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  01:50 PM ET, 08/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Paul Ryan, Catholics, Mitt Romney, presidential campaign, George W. Bush, Pope John Paul II, Affordable Care Act, Ayn Rand

Posted at 08:06 PM ET, 07/19/2012

Sorry, but Ann Romney and Michelle Obama are full campaign partners, and totally fair game

They’re raising money and answering questions, not sitting home asking how it went. So when are we going to stop pretending campaign spouses ought to be “left alone”?

By Melinda Henneberger  |  08:06 PM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rafalca, Michelle Obama, Ann Romney, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, Refalca, dressage, Lawrence O'Donnell, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, campaign spouses, It Takes One, you people

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 07/09/2012

Romney heads to Aspen after the Hamptons

He’ll need to carry suburban Denver cities, as well as Fort Collins to the north, to win the state's nine electoral votes.

By Sandra Fish  |  10:04 AM ET, 07/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, Hamptons, Aspen, fundraiser, Grand Junction, Colorado Springs, wildfires, election 2012, presidential campaign

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 06/18/2012

The star of the ‘Life of Julia’ has gone missing

Friends say she became despondent after the “Life of Julia” went viral and nobody from the Obama campaign stepped up to defend her

By Patricia Murphy  |  01:56 PM ET, 06/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Julia, Life of Julia, Barack Obama, Obama campaign, women voters, female

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 06/01/2012

John Edwards is after redemption, not a political comeback

SHE THE PEOPLE | Instead, it seems he’s looking for a kind of redemption to keep getting up in the morning.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  09:16 AM ET, 06/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Edwards trial, John Edwards, John Edwards verdict, Cate Edwards, Elizabeth Edwards, Jack Edwards, Emma Claire Edwards, Frances Quinn Hunter, campaign finance laws

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 05/31/2012

Hey, an email from Barack

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  01:36 PM ET, 05/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fundraising, obama campaign, Barack Obama, election 2012

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 05/30/2012

‘Amercia’: Even Mitt Romney needs an editor

Journalists can sympathize with Mitt Romney over the typo in his iPhone app. Twitter? Not so much.

By Sandra Fish  |  12:50 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mitt Romney, Amercia, typo, iPhone, app, 2010 presidential campaign, Mention Machine

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 05/30/2012

Is John Edwards flirting, or just being Southern?

Imagine what Elizabeth had to contend with if. ­­Even as a criminal defendant, in front of Jesus and his elderly parents, he’s still getting a come-on.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  10:15 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  john edwards, john edwards trial, john edwards verdict, elizabeth edwards, cate edwards, rielle hunter, catherine eagles, judge eagles, fred baron, bunny mellon, campaign finance law

Posted at 07:40 AM ET, 05/18/2012

Fred Davis campaigns for Fred Davis

SHE THE PEOPLE | The man behind the proposed attack ad on Obama is more wedded to his own ideas than to any client’s.

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  07:40 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, negative political ads, romney campaign, strategic perceptions, Ricketts, ending spending

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Free Johnny Reid Edwards

Yes, I think he’s guilty, but I still say let him go.

By Bonnie Goldstein  |  03:38 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  john edwards trial, john edwards, campaign finance laws, elizabeth edwards, edwards trial, johnny reid edwards

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 05/03/2012

What we might learn -- but can’t know -- from a candidate’s wife and girlfriends

Do we award extra points to Mitt Romney, who has never given his wife Ann any cause to whip off her $990 shirt? Yes, actually.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  05:26 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Edwards, Elizabeth Edwards, Cate Edwards, Rielle Hunter, Edwards trial, campaign finance trial, Barack Obama, Michelle Obama, Genevieve Cook, David Maraniss, "Barack Obama: The Story", Mitt Romney, Ann Romney, $950 blouse

Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 04/25/2012

Judge Catherine Eagles is on John Edwards’s case

Catherine Eagles, a drawling, sometimes sassy Tennessee native, is new to the federal bench.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  12:25 PM ET, 04/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Judge Catherine Eagles, John Edwards, Elizabeth Edwards, John Edwards trial, Andrew Young, campaign finance law, Rielle Hunter, Abbe Lowell

Posted at 09:29 PM ET, 04/24/2012

John Edwards trial: Andrew Young is one confused witness

But when Young said he agreed to claim paternity for the candidate’s child with Rielle Hunter for opportunistic reasons, that rang true.

By Melinda Henneberger  |  09:29 PM ET, 04/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Edwards trial, Andrew Young, Rielle Hunter, Elizabeth Edwards, Cate Edwards, campaign finance laws