When the going gets tough, the weak go negative

    The Presidential race on both sides of the political fence has turned nasty, which is what happens when those trailing the front runners get desperate and start working on ways to gain ground.

    Call it what it is…a war of words designed to hurt the other candidate.

    Everybody says they hate negative campaigning.

    But the truth is, it works and as long as it works it will be part of the American political scene.

    Presidential Race Turns a Negative Page – MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Mitt Romney is the target, abortion is the issue, and the $100,000 ad buy will change the tone of the Iowa and New Hampshire presidential primaries…. [Political news from The Associated Press]