HOLLIS, N.H. -- Before the Republicans debate tonight, go on and read my piece about Jon Huntsman's (extremely difficult) task of pulling liberal voters away from Ron Paul. Ron Paul! Editor of the Ron Paul Survival Report. It's counterintuitive, it has a lot to do with the public impression of Paul being unchanged by the newsletter story, and... aw, just read it.
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