Matt Welch and Megan Carpentier: Many progressives giving up on Obama; Libertarians can’t stomach Romney Story Transcript PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Washington. The 2012 election is underway. President Obama’s State of the Union speech was essentially an election speech, and of course the primary […]
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Matt Welch is editor in chief of Reason magazine. Welch's work has appeared in The Washington Post, Columbia Journalism Review, Los Angeles Daily News, Orange County Register, LA Weekly, ESPN.com, Salon.com, Wired, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, The Daily Star of Beirut, and dozens of other publications.
Megan Carpentier is executive editor at The Raw Story. She was an associate editor at Talking Points Memo and an editor at Jezebel.com. Prior to writing about politics, she spent 7 years working in them as a lobbyist.