A "horse race" approach to a possible shutdown, he says, "is a better story, easier to write and sell."
Germond, by the way, was always completely unapologetic about the horse race.
But with Santorum and Gingrich splitting the hard-core conservative vote, Romney, that was enough to make it a horse race.
From November through mid-April, the horse race won by several lengths.
For the moment, the primary utility of the Twitter technique is to measure the state of the horse race.
I'll remember that horse race, for there I did forget myself and everything but motion.
You end, do you think you're the quarter pole in a horse race?
First flight, the first lot to finish in a foot or horse race, in a fox hunt, &c.
There is to be a horse race, after the harvesting and the supper are over.
"I shore was, an' next to a horse race I like a fight," replied the Western girl.
A serious contest; a hard-fought competition: Suddenly what looked like a shoo-in turned into a real horse-race (1970s+)