Monthly Archives: August 2015

While we were paying attention to Donald Trump …

by Ken Feltman   While the media were reporting the outbursts and arrogance of Donald Trump, other things were happening – things that will be more important in the long run.  Several candidates are running short of money. Rick Perry, … Continue reading

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The GOP Debate: Who Won? Who Lost?

After spending the night pouring over focus group videos and transcripts from last night’s Republican debates, I have some conclusions: The “junior varsity” debate mattered because Carly Fiorina was part of it. Donald Trump was the big story – but … Continue reading

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Pollster Frank Luntz sums up the shortcomings of some of the GOP candidates

Tomorrow night’s much anticipated Republican showdown will probably disappoint more than inform. Here are a few thoughts on some of the candidates from Frank Luntz, one of the savviest Republican pollsters: Scott Walker: He’s casual, he’s committed, he’s passionate. Chris Christie:  He … Continue reading

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