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Paul Begala

Paul Begala

Paul Begala is a Democratic strategist who serves as a political contributor for CNN, appearing frequently on CNN’s The Situation Room as well as other programs on all CNN networks. Begala was formerly co-host of Crossfire, CNN’s political debate program. Begala first entered the national political scene after the consulting firm he and fellow Democratic…

Virginia is for Swingers

Virginia is for Swingers

When Joe McCain referred to northern Virginia as “communist country” at a campaign rally for his brother, John McCain, this weekend, the crowd in Loudoun County, Va laughed. It’s funny because it’s (kinda) true. For the first time since 1964, the state of Virginia could swing Democrat. Currently some polls show Obama with a nine-point…