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White Voters and Obama: Nothing Special

There's been a lot made of the low support among white voters for President Obama. The implication is that white voters are biased against a black candidate. The fact is that white voters are treating candidate Obama no differently than other Democratic candidates over the past three decades.

The Romney Rural Surge

In 2008, Barack Obama lost among rural voters in swing states by just a little more than two percentage points. According to the latest National Rural Assembly/Center for Rural Strategies poll, rural voters in swing states favor Mitt Romney…

Who Will Help The Miner?

With less demand for coal and fewer jobs for miners, the Appalachian coalfields need a Presidential candidate who can help the region build a new way of life. So far, neither party has supported policies that will help the coal miner.