With the first GOP debate tonight we begin our quadrennial exercise in self examination (or self abuse) known as the presidential campaign. And they’re off. Here’s my cover for this week’s National Journal. Thanks to Ron Brownstein, editor and Jan Zimmeck AD. The stage is set, we have the candidates, wait . . . don’t tell Perry and Christie. And the woman from Alaska . . . I mean Arizona.
Here are some head studies done for the cover: