RealClearPolitics: Andrea Mitchell: Iowa Is "Too White, Too Evangelical, Too Rural":
NBC's Andrea Mitchell gives her take on the state of Iowa while covering the upcoming caucus. Mitchell makes her feelings about the Midwestern state to the viewers, opining that "the rap" on Iowa is that it is too white.
"The rap on Iowa: It doesn't represent the rest of the country, too white, too evangelical, too rural. Still here, politics are personal," Mitchell said on Sunday's broadcast on NBC's "Nightly News.That's the sort of condescending elitism that I've come to expect from the wife of former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan. Notably, Ron Paul continues to do well in the most recent polls.