While Mitt Romney talks about binders full of women, Democrats have ballots full of women.
After Mitt Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark, Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan dubbed the Romney campaign a “rolling calamity” for all its problems and continuing self-inflicted wounds. At this point, she might have to extend that label to Republican efforts to take the majority in the Senate as they flounder and flip flop.
Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Elizabeth Warren cast herself as a champion of a beleaguered middle class and a foe of moneyed interests in a speech to the Democratic National Convention designed to give a jolt of energy to her campaign while defending Barack Obama’s record on consumer rights.
Democrats say answering the question of whether Americans are better off now than they were four years ago requires some context.