There is certainly Chicago-style pizza. According to Mitt Romney, there is also Chicago-style politics. Whenever the Obama campaign scores points on the Romney campaign by telling the truth, the Romney campaign complains about Chicago-style politics. The Romney campaign believes that it can lie about the President as much as it likes, and that it is unfair of Barack’s supporters to tell the truth about Mitt. That’s not Chicago-style politics, that is brass-knuckled, effective politics. Mitt, if you can’t stand the heat, get out of the kitchen.
- Weisberg: Barack Obama is not a Chicago politician of old (newsday.com)
- Mitt Romney Slams Obama Over Bain Smears: “It’s Chicago-Style Politics At Its Worst” (Video) (thegatewaypundit.com)