The Campaign Spot

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Stephanie Cutter’s Bad Day, Still in Progress


Obama’s deputy campaign manager, Stephanie Cutter, began the day by contending that “if you look at the recent polls, the race is roughly the same as it was before the debate.”

She continued this afternoon by discussing the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi and contending that “the entire reason that this has become the political topic it is, is because of Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan. It’s a big part of their stump speech, it’s reckless and irresponsible what they’re doing.”

What will she say this evening in the post-debate spin room?

UPDATE: Her poll statement comes at about 16:50 on this video:

Tags: Barack Obama , Libya


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