Shutdown political strategy

October 08, 2013 / Written By The Five staff
  • Cruz on “Kelly File”: the fight we’re engaged in right now is the most important fight for GOP to win in 2014… NBC’s Chuck Todd: Democratic ‘Wave’ in 2014 ‘More Possible Than Some People’ Think… [LINK]
  • What should the next move be for Republicans? What should they be offering? New poll: shutdown standoff hurting Republicans more than Democrats. Washington Post/ABC poll: 70% disapprove of the Republicans' handling compared to 61% for Dems and 51% for Obama. [LINK]
  • Krauthammer: Boehner needs to ask Obama for specifics, not to say “I want to talk with the president”