Here at UGA we've had a discussion group on this presidential campaign going for the better part of two years. Of late, some of the Obama partisans in the group have been calling for the Obama campaign and the Democratic Party to strike back on the McCain campaign's emphasis on its maverick credentials. Well, we have officially moved into Rovian "attack your opponent's strengths" territory.
The McCain-Palin ticket is playing up their ability to shake up Washington:
And the Obama-Biden campaign is just calling it "more of the same:"
This is likely to be one of the major debates before the debates. Well, that and the continued discussion of who is the real agent of change. But the two are related, aren't they?
The Electoral College Map (9/9/08)
2008 vs. 2004: Glass is Half Empty/Glass is Half Full
The Electoral College Map (9/7/08)