Advertise Here

Spin Control

Posts tagged: 2012 presidential campaign

McMorris Rodgers: Romney should emphasize fiscal issues

OLYMPIA – In this year’s volatile Republican presidential campaign, Mitt Romney’s success in the March 3 Washington caucuses may depend on how well he does in the two contests earlier in the week, U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the chairwoman of his state campaign, said Wednesday.
“It’s up and down,” McMorris Rodgers said in an interview with reporters. “Some of it depends on how things turn out in Michigan and Arizona.”
Those states have primaries on Tuesday; the Washington precinct caucuses are next Saturday…

To read the rest of this item, or to comment, click here to continue inside the blog.

Today’s fun video: The Donald, we hardly knew you

Talking Points Memo prepared this two-minute “Greatest Hits” of the late, grate Donald Trump campaign.

Huge news: The Donald is out for 2012

To the dismay of late-night comedians in general and Saturday Night Live sketch writers in particular, Donald Trump will not run for president in 2012.

The Donald announced today that he's not running — even though he insisted he could win — and will host the next season of The Apprentice. It would seem  he has his priorities in the right order.

To read an Associated Press report, or to comment, click here to go inside the blog.

Get blog updates by email

About this blog

Jim Camden is a veteran political reporter for The Spokesman-Review.

Jonathan Brunt is an enterprise reporter for The Spokesman-Review.

Kip Hill is a general assignments reporter for The Spokesman-Review.

Nick Deshais covers Spokane City Hall for The Spokesman-Review.

Latest comments »

Read all the posts from recent conversations on Spin Control.

Search this blog
Subscribe to this blog
Advertise Here