August 14th, 2012
08:21 PM ET

The Super PAC Economy: Paul Ryan meets Super PAC super-funder Sheldon Adelson

CNN Contributor John Avlon deconstructs the power of the super PAC economy as presumptive Republican V.P. Paul Ryan meets casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson.


Filed under: 2012 Olympics • OutFront Deconstruct
August 13th, 2012
09:11 PM ET

Romney-Ryan budget plan: "Whether Romney likes it or not, he now owns it," says John Avlon

CNN Contributor John Avlon gets to the bottom of the budget plans of both presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Pres. Barack Obama. FULL POST

Filed under: 2012 Election • Economy • OutFront Deconstruct • Politics
August 10th, 2012
07:20 PM ET

Defying America through loopholes in its sanctions

CNN's Erin Burnett talks about U.S. slamming Standard Charter for doing business with Iran. Does the tough talk add up? FULL POST

Filed under: Economy • International • Iran • OutFront Deconstruct
August 9th, 2012
08:30 PM ET

Campaign attack ads getting nastier: 'Out of Bounds' or 'off target?'

CNN's Erin Burnett calls out recent negative campaign attack ads that are either 'out of bounds' or 'off target.' FULL POST

Filed under: 2012 Election • News • OutFront Deconstruct • Politics
August 8th, 2012
07:31 PM ET

Is Romney accountable for the Marriott's use of an abusive tax shelter? Does it add up?

The tax war continues as the fall election draws near. Two respected tax experts wrote an op-ed criticizing Romney’s personal tax strategies, saying “A key troubling public manifestation of Romney's apparent insensitivity to tax obligations is his role in Marriott International’s abusive tax shelter activity.”

Does the accusation add up? Mitt Romney was the chief of the audit committee for Marriott from 1993-1998 where he oversaw the company's tax returns. During Romney's tenure, Marriott International was accused of using a tax scheme. In court documents Marriott denied the claims. FULL POST

Filed under: 2012 Election • News • OutFront Deconstruct
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