It’s Not Just A Messaging Problem: Only 15% Of Likely Voters Think ObamaCare Will Lower Health Costs

    Rasmussen: The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey of Likely U.S. Voters shows that 57% at least somewhat favor repeal of the health care law, including 46% who Strongly Favor repeal. Thirty-seven percent (37%) at least somewhat oppose repeal, with 25% who are Strongly Opposed. (To see survey question wording, click here.) … Just 34% of voters now think the health care law will be good | Read More »

    GM TV Ad Malfunction. How appropriate.

    This morning I was watching This Week on ABC.  During one of the commercial breaks a new Chevrolet advertisement appeared. In the 60 second spot, the new Chevy CEO was walking and talking in glitzy Madison Avenue style in front of new or newly redesigned Chevy automobile products.  The music soundtrack was upbeat and positive.  I’m sure Mr. Chevy CEO was saying some really nice | Read More »

    PINPOINT MESSAGING

    **I don’t know about you, but I think there are a few key catch-words and phrases missing from the Mccain campaign lexicon. The following are a few themes I would love to hear: 1) BALANCE: Simultaneously implying Obama’s policies as extreme and risky, while synthesizing the competing themes of change and experience, this should be a word we hear often on the campaign trail. Sen | Read More »

    Observations and Suggestions.

    The past few months have been tumultuous times at RedState. Beginning with a emotional and sometimes divisive Presidential Primary, then moving to RS 3.0, constant server errors, Drudge visibility (more traffic, more errors), and an increase of new bloggers (along with more mobies and trolls), I’ve seen the quality of work here degrade and the respect we’ve usually shown often go out the window. Leon | Read More »