HotAir Daily Express 11/05/2012

AFL-CIO chief Trumka to campaign with Clinton in… Pennsylvania
11/5/2012 10:01:57 AM  Erika Johnsen


Hot Air Survey: Your Election Predictions
11/5/2012 9:21:49 AM  Patrick Ishmael

CNN poll: All tied at 49% …
11/5/2012 8:41:32 AM  Ed Morrissey
It’s all tied up, CNN reports, with just two days left in the presidential race.  Mitt Romney and Barack Obama both get 49%, and tie on every major indicator.  And this might be good news for Barack Obama, until they look at the sample (via

Obamateurism of the Day
11/5/2012 8:01:39 AM  Ed Morrissey
It’s difficult to keep track of the days on the campaign trail — which city you’re in (or state), what day of the week it is. Still, when you need voters to show up on Election Day, it’s probably good to get a proper count of the

Quotes of the day
11/4/2012 9:01:47 PM  Allahpundit
Four years ago, the Daily News endorsed Obama, seeing a historic figure whose intelligence, political skills and empathy with common folk positioned him to build on the small practical experience he would bring to the world’s toughest job. We valued

Gillespie: Hate to break it to you, Team O, but the map has expanded
11/4/2012 7:31:06 PM  Erika Johnsen
Earlier this week, certain Team Obama members and loyalists insisted that Team Romney’s relatively late-in-the-game push into some new battlegrounds definitively means that Team R has at last figured out that they cannot win with the electoral map

Obama EPA second term agenda revealed
11/4/2012 6:01:49 PM  Jazz Shaw
If you thought the War on Coal and various other job dampening EPA initiatives over the past few years were bad, apparently that was only a skirmish compared to what’s in store after this Tuesday. At the Examiner, Conn Carroll has the inside scoop

Bloomberg kept National Guard out of NYC because they had guns?
11/4/2012 4:31:12 PM  Jazz Shaw
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been on the receiving end of a firestorm of criticism lately, particularly for his ham handed handling of the Hurricane Sandy recovery. But this story is almost too stupid to check. Mayor Bloomberg has snubbed

Madison, WI cancels election training for Obama visit
11/4/2012 3:01:16 PM  Jazz Shaw
Wisconsin is projecting one of their highest turnouts in recent memory on Tuesday and the polls show it to be yet another nail biter. Polling places will very likely be crowded, so election workers will need to be up to speed to avoid problems in getting

Polls: This Mitt fellow is becoming more likeable by the day
11/4/2012 1:31:07 PM  Mary Katharine Ham
I know many conservatives bristle at the notion of “likeability” or personal “favorability” as an important campaign metric, dismissing it as a shallow consideration not worthy of news coverage. But, the fact is, it does matter.

NFL Week 9 open thread
11/4/2012 12:16:34 PM  Ed Morrissey
Last week the Pittsburgh Steelers dominated RGIII and the Washington Redskins, raising their record to 4-3 and my hopes of a Super Bowl season.  Today they take on Washington’s division rival New York Giants, who have played dominating football of

Polls: Virtual ties in Michigan, Pennsylvania
11/4/2012 11:01:09 AM  Ed Morrissey
Two media polls out in normally safe Democratic states show the presidential race in considerable flux — and pundits with few touchstones for their final calls.  First we go to Pennsylvania, where Mitt Romney has made a last-minute personal push