Gaffes Will Not Kill These Politicians

A new round of political gaffes. Do they matter?
What I meant was . . . . Photographer: Scott Eells/Bloomberg

In the past 24 hours we've had two hotly reported U.S. Senate campaign gaffes: Iowa Democrat Bruce Braley insulted Iowa farmers, and Kentucky Republican Mitch McConnell's campaign used footage of a triumphant (and reviled) Duke University basketball team in a campaign video.

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