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The Insiders: November, 2011

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 11/30/2011

Climate change isn’t a dead issue

The warming crisis and its solutions represent untapped political potential.

By Carter Eskew  |  01:55 PM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 11/30/2011

Global warming forgotten in 2012 race

Nobody’s talking about the environment.

By Ed Rogers  |  01:01 PM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 11/30/2011

Americans more forgiving of Cain’s sexual scandals?

By Carter Eskew  |  09:52 AM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 11/29/2011

Who gets Herman Cain’s supporters?

What happens if he leaves the race?

By Ed Rogers  |  03:14 PM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 11/29/2011

Obama’s trap for Republicans

The politics of the payroll tax cut.

By Carter Eskew  |  02:02 PM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 11/29/2011

The GOP is the party of tax cuts

Republicans shouldn’t let Obama win on the payroll tax.

By Ed Rogers  |  01:26 PM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 11/29/2011

What keeps Team Obama up at night?

I’d guess worries about money and message.

By Carter Eskew  |  08:24 AM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 11/28/2011

Why Democrats will miss Barney Frank

He knew how to explain liberal and progressive values.

By Carter Eskew  |  02:25 PM ET, 11/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 11/28/2011

Barney Frank is retiring, Republicans are relieved

The congressman and his legacy.

By Ed Rogers  |  01:59 PM ET, 11/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:47 PM ET, 11/27/2011

Lots of folks should be sleeping poorly tonight

The White House should be sleeping poorly too.

By Ed Rogers  |  09:47 PM ET, 11/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:36 PM ET, 11/27/2011

Thoughts that go bump in the night

What keeps campaign managers up late?

By Carter Eskew  |  09:36 PM ET, 11/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:31 PM ET, 11/23/2011

If 2012 were about foreign policy, Obama would win

By Carter Eskew  |  01:31 PM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 11/23/2011

Perry scares and Gingrich gets dodgy

A debate of extremes

By Carter Eskew  |  09:00 AM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:51 AM ET, 11/23/2011

Is Gingrich pro-amnesty for illegal immigrants? Please.

Some hard truths on immigration.

By Ed Rogers  |  07:51 AM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 11/22/2011

More careful competence from the Romney campaign

By Ed Rogers  |  01:59 PM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 11/22/2011

Romney wastes a lot of money on ad blitz

By Carter Eskew  |  12:49 PM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 11/22/2011

The reason Obama has made no progress on the debt and the federal budget

By Ed Rogers  |  09:01 AM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 11/22/2011

Obama: good policy, bad salesmanship

By Carter Eskew  |  08:26 AM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:14 PM ET, 11/21/2011

Why isn’t Obama more engaged?

By Ed Rogers  |  05:14 PM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 11/21/2011

Why didn’t Obama lead on the debt supercommittee?

By Carter Eskew  |  01:26 PM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 11/21/2011

Romney going all out in Iowa caucuses

One of his campaign’s most important decisions to date.

By Carter Eskew  |  08:40 AM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 11/21/2011

How the Iowa caucuses could matter

By Ed Rogers  |  08:19 AM ET, 11/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 11/18/2011

No one wins this week

By Carter Eskew  |  05:05 PM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 11/18/2011

The week that was

By Ed Rogers  |  04:19 PM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Obama’s ‘lazy’ comment debacle

By Carter Eskew  |  09:16 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Is Obama ‘lazy’ on the economy?

By Ed Rogers  |  08:59 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 11/17/2011

Target: Gingrich

By Ed Rogers  |  12:07 PM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 11/17/2011

Can Gingrich do more than throw bombs?

By Carter Eskew  |  11:55 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 11/17/2011

Depression for Democrats in 2012

By Ed Rogers  |  09:25 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 11/17/2011

An apathetic 2012 election

By Carter Eskew  |  08:00 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 11/16/2011

OWS is over

By Ed Rogers  |  01:57 PM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 11/16/2011

OWS hasn’t played itself out yet

By Carter Eskew  |  01:36 PM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 11/16/2011

Whoever loses health-care suit wins politically

By Carter Eskew  |  09:39 AM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 11/16/2011

Dems can’t win on health-care ruling

By Ed Rogers  |  09:29 AM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 11/15/2011

Rick Perry gives up on America’s political process

By Carter Eskew  |  04:47 PM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 11/15/2011

Can Perry really ‘uproot and overhaul’ Washington?

By Ed Rogers  |  02:05 PM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 11/15/2011

To Obama’s chagrin, Romney is not a good bad guy

Much to Obama’s chagrin.

By Ed Rogers  |  09:35 AM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 11/15/2011

Who is Mitt Romney?

Republicans and Democrats are fighting to define him.

By Carter Eskew  |  08:05 AM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 11/14/2011

Nothing super about the supercommittee

By Ed Rogers  |  03:40 PM ET, 11/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:10 PM ET, 11/14/2011

Countdown to deficit supercommmittee failure

The debt committee will only hurt U.S.’s image.

By Carter Eskew  |  03:10 PM ET, 11/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 11/14/2011

Romney and Gingrich need better answers on Iran

Threats of war won’t cut it.

By Carter Eskew  |  09:19 AM ET, 11/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 11/14/2011

Thanks to Solyndra, bad gets worse

Very few defenders on Solyndra

By Ed Rogers  |  08:00 AM ET, 11/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 11/11/2011

A good week for the GOP

By Ed Rogers  |  12:44 PM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 11/11/2011

Romney this week’s winner

By Carter Eskew  |  11:05 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 11/11/2011

Isolationism is a bipartisan problem

What do GOP debate audiences and the OWS crowd have in common?

By Ed Rogers  |  09:26 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 11/11/2011

Let them eat euros?

Republicans on the European debt crisis.

By Carter Eskew  |  08:13 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 11/10/2011

Only one way for Perry to recover

By Ed Rogers  |  04:25 PM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 11/10/2011

How to recover from political gaffes

Lessons from Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton.

By Carter Eskew  |  02:34 PM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 11/10/2011

More GOP economic orthodoxy in debate

By Carter Eskew  |  09:16 AM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:29 PM ET, 11/09/2011

The missing candidate at Wednesday’s GOP debate

By Ed Rogers  |  10:29 PM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 11/09/2011

Elections a net-victory for Republicans

By Ed Rogers  |  02:55 PM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 11/09/2011

Tuesday’s off-year election shows voters are angry, not crazy

By Carter Eskew  |  11:09 AM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 11/09/2011

For GOP operatives, 2012 sprint starts now

By Ed Rogers  |  09:19 AM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:39 AM ET, 11/09/2011

The next year in the campaign trenches

By Carter Eskew  |  07:39 AM ET, 11/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 11/08/2011

Bill Daley is an asset to the White House

He has done a good job and will continue to do so.

By Carter Eskew  |  11:42 AM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 11/08/2011

Bill Daley move reflects poorly on Obama

Why couldn’t the chief of staff fit in?

By Ed Rogers  |  11:07 AM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 11/08/2011

GOP, don’t get lost on the ‘personhood’ issue

By Ed Rogers  |  10:06 AM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 11/08/2011

After Mississippi, will birth control be the wedge issue of 2012?

By Carter Eskew  |  09:36 AM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 11/07/2011

What would GOP candidates do about Iran?

By Carter Eskew  |  03:15 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 11/07/2011

GOP candidates shouldn’t attack Obama on Iran

Don’t attack Obama on Iran’s nuclear program.

By Ed Rogers  |  02:49 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 11/07/2011

Clinton does what Obama hasn’t on economy

By Carter Eskew  |  12:24 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 11/07/2011

Obama hiding from the economy

By Ed Rogers  |  11:55 AM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:41 AM ET, 11/07/2011

Is Jon Huntsman just wasting our time?

By Carter Eskew  |  07:41 AM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 11/04/2011

Obama had the less terrible week

He can’t count on continuing to win by doing nothing.

By Ed Rogers  |  10:24 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 11/04/2011

The week that was: Another win for Obama

The Republicans, meanwhile, had a weak week.

By Carter Eskew  |  08:00 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 11/03/2011

You can’t be centrist in the GOP primary

By Ed Rogers  |  04:31 PM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 11/03/2011

Yes, Huntsman is the strongest candidate against Obama

By Carter Eskew  |  12:42 PM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 11/03/2011

It’s a mistake for Democrats to go ugly now

By Ed Rogers  |  09:39 AM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:33 AM ET, 11/03/2011

A campaign ad that destroys Mitt Romney

By Carter Eskew  |  07:33 AM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 11/02/2011

Newt Gingrich and Herman Cain in deep water

An analogy for the Republican presidential field.

By Carter Eskew  |  01:00 PM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 11/02/2011

Watch out for Newt Gingrich

He could be the thinking-man’s candidate.

By Ed Rogers  |  12:00 PM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 11/02/2011

Truths candidates can’t utter

By Ed Rogers  |  08:47 AM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:41 AM ET, 11/02/2011

When will Americans take politics seriously?

By Carter Eskew  |  07:41 AM ET, 11/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 11/01/2011

How Obama deals with economic reality

By Ed Rogers  |  12:50 PM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 11/01/2011

Republicans’ incomplete argument against Obama

By Carter Eskew  |  12:21 PM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 11/01/2011

Neither party knows how to fix the economy

Republicans and Democrats are confused.

By Carter Eskew  |  09:21 AM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:30 AM ET, 11/01/2011

Obama has no economic plan

The secret’s out.

By Ed Rogers  |  07:30 AM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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