Brown stands by fitness challenge against Christie
September 9th, 2012
10:23 AM ET
2 years ago

Brown stands by fitness challenge against Christie

(CNN) – California Gov. Jerry Brown defended his recent fitness challenge against New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday, saying the move was not a swipe at the Republican governor's weight, but a way to show that people his age aren’t over the hill.

"(It) essentially says this old retread can beat you any day of the week," Brown said on CNN's "State of the Union."
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Filed under: 2012 • Chris Christie • Jerry Brown • TV-State of the Union
Jerry Brown compares Romney to Dewey
September 9th, 2012
09:27 AM ET
2 years ago

Jerry Brown compares Romney to Dewey

(CNN) – California Gov. Jerry Brown said Sunday the difference between Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama is clear, comparing the Republican nominee to a former presidential candidate who was unsuccessful in three White House bids.

"Romney almost reminds me of Thomas Dewey," Brown, a Democrat, said on CNN's "State of the Union." "He symbolized the wealthy East and then Truman was fighting more for the common man."
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Filed under: 2012 • California • Jerry Brown • Mitt Romney
New Romney campaign ad targets Wisconsin voters
September 9th, 2012
08:18 AM ET
2 years ago

New Romney campaign ad targets Wisconsin voters

(CNN) – Mitt Romney's campaign released a new ad Sunday targeting Wisconsin voters as a part of a series of state-specific ads the campaign has released in battleground states.

Less than an hour after President Barack Obama addressed the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte on Thursday, Romney's team announced 15 new television advertisements as a part of the campaign's "A Better Future" series. The new ad focusing on Wisconsin brings the series total to 16 spots in nine states.
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Filed under: 2012 • Ads • Mitt Romney • Wisconsin
On the Trail: September 9, 2012
September 9th, 2012
08:00 AM ET
2 years ago

On the Trail: September 9, 2012

(CNN) – With 58 days until the election, President Barack Obama holds campaign events in Florida, while Vice President Joe Biden hits the trail in Ohio.

Meanwhile, Republican nominee Mitt Romney spends the day at his home in Bedford, Massachusetts. Neither he nor his running mate, Paul Ryan, have public events on Sunday.

See a schedule of the day's events after the jump.
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Filed under: 2012 • Florida • Ohio • On the Trail
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