Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
About Chris Cillizza  |  On Twitter: The Fix and The Hyper Fix  |  On Facebook  |  On YouTube  |  RSS Feeds RSS Feed

The Fix: September 30, 2007 - October 6, 2007

FixCam: Obama's Burma-Shave Campaign

Note: Please upgrade your Flash plug-in to view our enhanced content. var thisObj = "flashobj100307_7v"; var so = new SWFObject("http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/mmedia/player/wpniplayer_blog.swf", thisObj, "454", "305", "8", "#ffffff"); so.addParam("allowScriptAccess", "always"); so.addParam("swfliveconnect", true); so.addVariable("thisObj", thisObj); so.addVariable("vid","100307-7v_title"); so.addVariable("playads", "yes"); so.addVariable("adserv",""); so.addVariable("autoStart", "no"); so.write("flashcontent100307_7v"); We're...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 5, 2007; 4:45 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (107)
Categories:  FixCam  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Giuliani, Romney and the Tax Fight

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani sought today to cast his spat with former Gov. Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney over taxes and spending as less a difference of policy proposals than of experience versus theory. Rudy Giuliani addresses the...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 5, 2007; 2:51 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

The Line: Retirement Headaches for House GOP

The last month hasn't been a good one for House Republicans. Already on the ropes thanks to President Bush's dismal job approval ratings and continued public unhappiness about the war in Iraq, the strategists in charge of winning back a...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 5, 2007; 8:08 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (121)
Categories:  House , The Line  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Wag the Blog: Rush Limbaugh vs. MoveOn

A few weeks ago when MoveOn.org funded an ad referring to Gen. David Petraeus as "General Betray Us", it set off a huge controversy with Republicans calling on Democrats to denounce the ad. It even led to votes in Congress...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 4, 2007; 4:50 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (170)
Categories:  Wag The Blog  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

N.M. Senate: Another Democratic Opportunity

Sen. Pete Domenici's (R-N.M.) retirement creates another major pickup opportunity for Democrats in 2008 as the state has been trending toward their party of late and the bench of candidates is deep. Democrats could barely contain their joy at the...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 4, 2007; 2:14 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (57)
Categories:  Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

PostTalk: Schumer Denies Clinton Would Be a Drag
On the Democratic Ticket

Note: Please upgrade your Flash plug-in to view our enhanced content. var thisObj = "flashobj100307_9v"; var so = new SWFObject("http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/mmedia/player/wpniplayer_blog.swf", thisObj, "454", "305", "8", "#ffffff"); so.addParam("allowScriptAccess", "always"); so.addParam("swfliveconnect", true); so.addVariable("thisObj", thisObj); so.addVariable("vid","100307-9v_title"); so.addVariable("playads", "yes"); so.addVariable("adserv",""); so.addVariable("autoStart", "no"); so.write("flashcontent100307_9v"); New...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 4, 2007; 10:50 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (188)
Categories:  Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Sen. Pete Domenici Expected to Retire

Veteran Sen. Pete Domenici (R-N.M.) is expected to announce tomorrow that he will retire from the Senate in 2008, according to several informed sources, a decision that further complicates an already difficult playing field for Republicans next November. Domenici has...

By Eric Pianin  |  October 3, 2007; 4:30 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (156)
Categories:  Senate  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Huckabee's Money

UPDATE, 2:15 pm: Huckabee's numbers seem even less impressive given that Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) -- far more of a longshot than the former Arkansas Governor -- raised more than $5 million over the last three months. ORIGINAL POST One...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 3, 2007; 12:50 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (86)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Parsing the Polls: Inside the Clinton Surge

It doesn't take a polling expert to understand that Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's showing in the latest Washington Post/ABC News poll is a major moment in the campaign. Clinton, as the Post's Anne Kornblut and Jon Cohen write in today's...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 3, 2007; 7:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (237)
Categories:  Parsing the Polls  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Does Obama Need To Win Iowa?

Over the last week, two members of Sen. Barack Obama's inner circle seem to have suggested that he must win the Iowa caucuses to have a chance at the Democratic nomination. The candidate's wife, Michelle, told voters in Davenport, Iowa...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 2, 2007; 3:06 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (170)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Hillary's Haul

The $27 million Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) collected over the last three months -- $22 million of which can be spent in the primary -- installs her at the head of the presidential pack when it comes to cash...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 2, 2007; 10:56 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (176)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Alabama's 2nd: A Longshot For Democrats

We've often said that not all open seats are created equal. Retirements in places like Ohio's 15th District, Minnesota's 3rd and Arizona's 1st create big problems for Republicans. Not so -- at least at first glance -- in Alabama's 2nd,...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 2, 2007; 7:43 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (46)
Categories:  House  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Edwards, Media Consultant Part Ways

Former Sen. John Edwards has parted ways with his chief media consultant Marius Penczner. Penczner left the campaign roughly one month ago, but his departure was not immediately reported. The Edwards campaign confirmed Penzner's departure but offered no further comment....

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 1, 2007; 4:11 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (89)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Trippi Defends Edwards' Funding Decision

Late last week former Sen. John Edwards (D-N.C.) shocked the political world with the announcement that he would accept public financing during the presidential primary season. Today -- just hours before Edwards is set to announce his fundraising totals for...

By Chris Cillizza  |  October 1, 2007; 1:36 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (47)
Categories:  Eye on 2008  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

FixCam: Week in Preview

Note: Please upgrade your Flash plug-in to view our enhanced content. var thisObj = "flashobj100107_1v"; var so = new SWFObject("http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/mmedia/player/wpniplayer_blog.swf", thisObj, "454", "305", "8", "#ffffff"); so.addParam("allowScriptAccess", "always"); so.addParam("swfliveconnect", true); so.addVariable("thisObj", thisObj); so.addVariable("vid","100107-1v_title"); so.addVariable("playads", "yes"); so.addVariable("adserv",""); so.addVariable("autoStart", "no"); so.write("flashcontent100107_1v"); Above...

By Chris Cillizza  |  September 30, 2007; 11:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (114)
Categories:  FixCam  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company