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From the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34
Yes, Mitt Romney was known for his ability to do a 180, but Jeb Bush can do a stunning 360
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Pat Cunningham offers an unabashedly liberal perspective on national politics. A note of caution: The language gets a little salty on some of the sites to which this blog links. So, don't say you weren't warned. By the way, this blog's name is inspired by the Will Rogers quote, \x34All politics is applesauce.\x34 In 41 years as a print and broadcast journalist, most of those years with the Rockford (Ill.) Register Star, Pat has covered national politics under eight American presidents. He's attended 10 national political conventions, Republican and Democratic alike, and has interviewed countless prominent political players, including Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush.
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By Pat Cunningham
March 11, 2013 11:05 a.m.





One of the more notable aspects of Mitt Romney’s failed bid for the presidency was his penchant for flip-flopping on the issues.

Romney figured early on that the only way he could  win the Republican nomination was by disowning many of the positions he held as governor of Massachusetts. This strategy earned him a reputation as a first-class flip-flopper.

But rare is the politician who can flip-flop and then flip back again. Let’s face it — a 360 is at least twice as difficult as a 180.

Ah, but Jeb Bush has attempted this daunting maneuver on the issue of ...

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