a vote that decides the result of an election
Michael Tomasky says they can't win the swing vote, so they're going with Plan B: Rile up the base.
One of the reporters hissed: “So Roberts was the swing vote!”
And of course, the media-elite echo chamber will eat up what Teixeira has to say without even looking at The swing vote.
Whether its Kennedy or Roberts providing the swing vote, the liberal justices won a host of important cases this past term.
Of the Ohio bill, she crows, “It was drafted with swing vote Justice Kennedy in mind.”
Nowhere in The swing vote do I say, as Teixeira contends, that all independents are swing voters.