The Undecided Voter

Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Dec. 31 2011 6:05 PM

The Undecided Voter

ATLANTIC, Iowa -- On the way to a cool, dry place where I could file a story, I saw three campaign signs. One was for Michele Bachmann. One was for Rick Santorum. One was for this guy.

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And yet every candidate is optimistic that the big undecided vote will break his way.

David Weigel is a Slate political reporter.