Cain tied with Romney for lead in new CBS poll

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    Cain tied with Romney for lead in new CBS poll

    Mr. Cain certainly makes more sense than any other of the Republican candidates I've been listening to and deciding whether I find them stand-up.

    This "Obama Jobs Bill" looks more like a campaign demarcation line strategy than a legislative vehicle. I fail to see him creating any discussion in an attempt to gain leverage over Republicans in Congress over this. Where are his threats to attach it to the incoming yearly government spending bills that Congress is scheduled to pass in mid-November? Grandstanding for votes imo...
     
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    Excellent news.
     
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    I remember when John Edwards was tied with Obama. WHen Howard Dean was the front runner.
    None of this is meaningful. The news folks are manipulating this to sell newspapers.
     
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    The CBS poll comes on the heels of a trio of state surveys released by Public Policy Polling on Tuesday that found Cain leading GOP primary contests in North Carolina, Nebraska and West Virginia.

    Only one poll was a CBS media poll.

    Cainmentum - Public Policy Polling
     
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    What does this scary looking bar graph mean? Probably nothing. It is media manipulation.
     
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    ^ It's not a media poll.
     
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    Then what is it?
     
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    Inquiring minds want to know . . . . just how big of an explosion will rdean's head produce if Cain gets the nod and wins?
     
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    Cain is the flavour of the month, which seems to be occurring with alarming regularity in the Republican party.

    I'd be surprised if he has any staying power.
     

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