In other words, as tpm put it, Rubio was saying, “Try replicating this outside of New Jersey.”
Over at tpm, Brian Beutler makes an excellent point: Watch what Steve Schmidt has to say about all this.
As Brian Beutler noted on tpm, the legislation referred to “deficit reduction,” not “spending cuts.”
tpm and the Huffington Post both ran stories based on the edited video.
Now, tpm has just published this extremely handy chart showing who'd be hit by this cap.
tpm noted that each state's GOP platforms vary nationwide and represent the full spectrum of beliefs.
As tpm notes, the Romney tactic is just to take every charge Obama makes against Romney and turn it around.
Now, tpm is reporting that Senate Republicans are hopping on the piecemeal train.
The tpm Obama-Romney national average has it Obama 47.1, Romney 45.3, giving Obama a 1.8 percent advantage.