"I’m the guy who has egg all over his face, but instead of egg, it’s a big Romney/Ryan tattoo. It’s there for life."
"Part of the Obama strategy from day one was clearly to — in addition to promoting their candidate, and promoting their candidate’s reelection — make their opponent unacceptable,” a Democrat who has served as a senior presidential campaign strategist told Yahoo News.
“The whole race hinges on it,” the strategist said. “There are lots of things about which you can say ‘the race hinges on it,’ — get-out-the-vote efforts, for example. But if it’s as close a race as everyone says it is, this may be the decisive factor."
"Every month reminds us that we’ve still got too many of our friends and neighbors who are looking for work, and there are too many middle-class families struggling to pay the bills. But today’s news certainly is not an excuse to try to talk down the economy to score a few political points. It’s a reminder that this country has come too far to turn back now."