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McCain's Conundrum: What More Can He Do?

After Wednesday's debate at Hofstra University, the question for McCain is what more -- or how much more -- he can do to affect the race.

By Web Politics Editor  |  October 16, 2008; 1:36 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (586)
Categories:  B_Blog , Barack Obama , Dan Balz's Take , John McCain , The Debates  
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Joe the Plumber: Not a Licensed Plumber

Joe the Plumber is not exactly a plumber and he's "not even close" to making the kind of money that would result in higher taxes from Democrat Barack Obama's proposals.

By Web Politics Editor  |  October 16, 2008; 12:34 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (435)
Categories:  B_Blog , Barack Obama , Battlegrounds , John McCain , The Debates  
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Washington Sketch: Buzzword Bingo

The Washington Post's Dana Milbank and Akira Hakuta sketch the final presidential debate of 2008.

By Web Politics Editor  |  October 16, 2008; 9:09 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (3)
Categories:  Rough Sketch , The Debates , Video Report  
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Joe the Plumber: the Video

Updated 11:32 p.m. By Garance Franke-Ruta Joe Wurzelbacher, an Ohio plumber, confronted Sen. Barack...

By Web Politics Editor  |  October 15, 2008; 10:51 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (25)
Categories:  Barack Obama , John McCain , The Debates  
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Live Fact Checking the Final Presidential Debate

Please join the Fact Checker and Friends for live truth squadding of the second presidential...

By Web Politics Editor  |  October 15, 2008; 8:27 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (8)
Categories:  Barack Obama , John McCain , The Debates  
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In Lead-Up to Debate, McCain Dials Back Personal Attacks

McCain arrived here for his final debate with the knowledge that it could be his last opportunity to change the direction of his losing campaign.

By Web Politics Editor  |  October 15, 2008; 6:22 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (55)
Categories:  John McCain , The Debates  
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Older Entries in This Category »

Obama Plans to Stick to Domestic Policy at Debate, Web Politics Editor , October 15, 2008
Debate Reformers Disappointed -- for Now, Web Politics Editor , October 15, 2008
More Ayers on Wednesday Night?, Web Politics Editor , October 14, 2008
Thursday Night's SNL Special, Web Politics Editor , October 10, 2008
A Timeless Debate Format? Or a Dated One?, Web Politics Editor , October 8, 2008
Debate Watching with Gov. Palin, Web Politics Editor , October 7, 2008
Can McCain Change the Game?, Web Politics Editor , October 7, 2008
Brokaw's Private Obama Interview, Web Politics Editor , October 7, 2008
Live Fact Checking Begins at 9, Web Politics Editor , October 7, 2008
Obama Team Ready for Mud, Web Politics Editor , October 7, 2008
VP Debate Draws More Viewers Than Presidential Face-Off, Web Politics Editor , October 3, 2008
Palin Web Ad Cites Thumbs Up From 'Famous Person' , Web Politics Editor , October 3, 2008
A Night with Three Victors, Web Politics Editor , October 3, 2008
Alaskans Cheer and Jeer Their Home Town Guv, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
In Anchorage, Bear Tooth Theater Grill Awaits Debate, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
Obama Will Watch Biden from a Michigan Sheraton, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
McCain Previews His Own Debate, Coming Tuesday, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
Palin's High Stakes Night, Web Politics Editor , October 2, 2008
Aides Promise an Aggressive Palin in VP Debate, Web Politics Editor , October 1, 2008
Ifill's Book is no Secret , Washington Post Editors , October 1, 2008
Complete Footage: The First Presidential Debate, Web Politics Editor , September 27, 2008
Obama Heads to Mississippi, Web Politics Editor , September 26, 2008
Questions Linger Over McCain's Role in Stalled Bailout Talks, Web Politics Editor , September 26, 2008
McCain Says Yes to Debate in Miss., Web Politics Editor , September 26, 2008
Will McCain Join Obama for Debate? , Web Politics Editor , September 26, 2008
Presidential Debate Planners Move Forward, Web Politics Editor , September 25, 2008
Obama: Debate Should Go On, Web Politics Editor , September 24, 2008
McCain's Aides Give the Tick Tock, Web Politics Editor , September 24, 2008
Post Poll Shows Challenge for McCain, Washington Post Editor , September 24, 2008
Biden's Debate Prep Partner: Gov. Granholm , Web Politics Editor , September 10, 2008
Fall Debate Schedule Announced, Web Politics Editor , August 21, 2008
No Agreement on Obama-McCain Town Halls, Web Politics Editor , June 13, 2008
In The Spin Room, Talk Again Turns to Saturday Night, Web Politics Editor , February 27, 2008
An Elegy, a Controversy, and the New Russian Leader, Web Politics Editor , February 26, 2008
Of Pillows, Protectionism, and That SNL Parody, Web Politics Editor , February 26, 2008
Saving the Best for Last, Web Politics Editor , February 21, 2008
Politeness Rules in Austin -- at First, Web Politics Editor , February 21, 2008
Candidates Made Each Other's Points, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Elbows Get Sharper as Debate Wears On, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Romney Cast as Foil for Easy Laughs, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Point Scoring on Immigration, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Tax Rates, Past and Future, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Stakes High Going into Hollywood Democratic Debate, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Exploring Healthcare Differences Again, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Obama: One of Us Will Be President, Web Politics Editor , January 31, 2008
Democratic Candidates, Congressional Leaders Differ on Economy, Washington Post Editor , January 22, 2008
Distinctions With a Difference in Nevada, Web Politics Editor , January 16, 2008
Candidates Differ on Energy Policy, Web Politics Editor , January 15, 2008
Obama Addresses E-Mail Lies, Web Politics Editor , January 15, 2008
Race Returns as Topic in Nevada Debate, Web Politics Editor , January 15, 2008
The Fact Checker, Live, Web Politics Editor , January 15, 2008
Fact Checking the N.H. Debates in Real Time, Web Politics Editor , January 5, 2008
Stakes High Going into Final Democratic Debate, Web Politics Editor , December 13, 2007
At GOP Debate, Talk Turns Away from Top Issues, Web Politics Editor , December 12, 2007
For Republicans, Debate is a Civil Affair, Post Editor , December 12, 2007
Coming Soon, an End to Debate Season in Iowa, Web Politics Editor , December 12, 2007
In GOP Debate, It's Clinton By a Mile, Post Editor , October 22, 2007
A Pioneer in the Next Brave New MTV World, Washington Post editors , September 27, 2007
Democrats Prepare for Granite State Debate, Washington Post editors , September 26, 2007
You Knew it Was
Coming: First IM
Forums on Tap
, Post Editor , August 23, 2007
Obama Will Skip Debates. Will Anyone Else?, Post Editor , August 18, 2007
The GOP YouTube Debate Is Back On, Post Editor , August 12, 2007
South Carolina GOP
Makes it Official
, Post Editor , August 9, 2007
Gay Issues
Forum Is a First
, Post Editor , August 9, 2007
Debate Opens Elimination Round for GOP, Post Editor , August 6, 2007
Coming Soon:
An Online Debate
, Bill Hamilton , August 2, 2007
More GOPers Join
YouTube Debate
, Post Editor , July 31, 2007
CNN Weighs Delay
Of YouTube Debate
, Post Editor , July 30, 2007
But Don't Ask Him on YouTube..., Post Editor , July 26, 2007
And This Round Goes To..., Post Editor , July 24, 2007
Stumbling Over Dictators, Post Editor , July 24, 2007
Obama Girl Reviews the Debate, Post Editor , July 24, 2007
At Least There
Wasn't Cleavage
, Post Editor , July 24, 2007
 
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