Could Hurricane Sandy Cost Obama the Election?
In a race that both sides expected by-and-large to be about planned events, October has been a month full of unscripted twists and turns. From GOP nominee Mitt Romney's lightning strike of a debate performance at the beginning of the month, which upended the race and sent it careening back toward the challenger, to the failure of preplanned October "surprises" pushed by Donald Trump and Gloria Allred, to the escalating scandal over last month's Benghazi attacks, this month has defied expectations. And now, at the very end, perhaps the ultimate October surprise -- a natural disaster -- has hit the East Coast in the form of Hurricane Sandy.
So naturally enough, one question that's been asked is, how will this impact the election? The answer, thus far, is likely to give supporters of President Barack Obama nervous. More at site...
There has been some talk on the networks about the possibility of postponement of the election? Any possibility this could happen? Has there been a precedent. Obama should take this up with Sandy and the heavens above.
Posted by: JohnQC