The GOP's best bet against Obama? Jon Huntsman!

And this is according to--of all things--the New York Times.

Check it out here (interactive chart) and here. The analysis is based on the health of the economy and it provides some contrarian facts that dispute the given wisdom that the Republican race now is down to Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich. This analysis was done before Herman Cain stopped his campaign.

 

 

 

Leave a comment

  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Advertisement:
  • Subscribe to The Barbershop

    Enter your email address:

    Delivered by FeedBurner

  • Dennis Byrne’s Facebook Fan Page

  • Like me on Facebook

  • google-site-verification: googlefdc32e3d5108044f.html
  • Meet The Blogger

    Dennis Byrne

    Chicago Tribune contributing op-ed columnist and author of forthcoming historical novel, "Madness: The War of 1812." Reporter, editor and columnist for Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Daily News. Freelance writer and editor.

  • Our National Debt

  • Twitter

  • Categories

  • Tags

  • Recent Comments

    • In reply to Larissa:
      Your points are well taken. The question of corporate personhood is complex and ages old, finding its origins in common ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • In my opinion, the heart of the problem lies in the court's acceptance of the concept that corporations are individuals. ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • In reply to Larissa:
      You make a sweeping, unwarranted assumption. My religious beliefs do not oppose contraceptives. The Hobby Lobby decision was not about ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • In reply to Jenna Karvunidis:
      My hearing aids cost me $3,000. They aren't covered by insurance. Should the government step in and require that insurance ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
    • I'm not sure how anyone's religious freedom is impacted by making basic reproductive services and medications available to individuals who ...
      Read the story | Reply to this comment
  • Monthly Archives

  • /Users/dennisby/Desktop/trailer.mp4
  • Latest on ChicagoNow

  • Advertisement:
  • Fresh Chicago News