Karen Finney

Democratic stragetist

Guest

Democratic strategist, political analyst for MSNBC and columnist for The Hill; former Communications Director for the Democratic National Committee, she also worked in the Clinton Administration

Karen Finney on KCRW

Republican presidential nominee  Mitt Romney  had a tough challenge facing him last night in Tampa.

Did Mitt Romney Manage to Woo Undecided Voters?

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney had a tough challenge facing him last night in Tampa.

from To the Point

President  Obama told Congress  and the American people last night that, "the state of our Union is getting stronger."

Americans Respond to the State of the Union

President Obama told Congress and the American people last night that, "the state of our Union is getting stronger."

from To the Point

Newt Gingrich  says  Mitt Romney  will be the Republican nominee if he wins South Carolina tomorrow. But last night's debate started with  Gingrich's past sex-life .

A Last Ditch Debate before a Crucial Primary

Newt Gingrich says Mitt Romney will be the Republican nominee if he wins South Carolina tomorrow. But last night's debate started with Gingrich's past sex-life .

from To the Point

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