POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, July 24, 2012
July 24th, 2012
04:40 AM ET
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POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Tuesday, July 24, 2012

The CNN Washington Bureau’s morning speed read of the top stories making news from around the country and the world. Click on the headlines for more.

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CNN: Little to gain, lots to lose for Obama and Romney on guns
Don't expect President Barack Obama or Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to talk about the issue of gun control in the wake of last week's deadly mass shooting in Aurora, Colorado - there's little to gain from bringing up the issue.

CNN: Poll: Most Americans 'frustrated' with 2012 race
While Election Day is less than four months away, the 2012 presidential campaign has already been on the nation's radar for more than a year, and a new poll shows Americans are not pleased with the course of the race. Nearly eight in 10 Americans, or 78%, say they are "frustrated" by the ongoing political battle, according to a new Knights of Columbus-Marist survey released Tuesday.

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Obama says Romney 'knowingly twisting my words'
July 24th, 2012
02:53 AM ET
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Obama says Romney 'knowingly twisting my words'

OAKLAND, California (CNN) – After taking a break from his re-election bid after last week’s Colorado movie theater shooting, President Barack Obama eased back to the campaign trail Monday by holding several fundraisers in California.

He began his first fundraising remarks by mentioning his trip to Aurora, Colorado, on Sunday to comfort the victims’ families.

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Poll: Most Americans 'frustrated' with 2012 race
July 24th, 2012
12:12 AM ET
2 years ago

Poll: Most Americans 'frustrated' with 2012 race

(CNN) - While Election Day is less than four months away, the 2012 presidential campaign has already been on the nation's radar for more than a year, and a new poll shows Americans are not pleased with the course of the race.

Nearly eight in 10 Americans, or 78%, say they are "frustrated" by the ongoing political battle, according to a new Knights of Columbus-Marist survey released Tuesday.
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