Is Negative Campaigning Good for America?

Dick Morris argues they help; James Leach argues they hurt. Post your thoughts.


The current presidential election has been described as one of the most brutal in modern memory. Voters consistently complain about negative campaigning, but politicians keep employing such tactics and, in some cases, keep winning. Is negative campaigning a politically helpful, healthy tactic? Post your thoughts below.

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