The Sunday Snapshot

“At the end of the day, this is about building the middle class.” — Vice President Joe Biden in Columbus, Ohio

  • Senate Republicans block a vote on President Obama’s proposal to end tax breaks for companies that outsource jobs overseas.
  • Mitt Romney agrees with President Obama, but decides to attack him anyway.
  • Romney’s time at his firm didn’t just end with offshore investments—it started with them.
  • What does “retroactively retired” mean, exactly?
  • A reminder of what’s at stake for anyone who cares about college education.
  • This election could come down to the work in one neighborhood, or to one person like you.