Statements about Negative Campaigning

GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain called Ron Paul’s followers "ignorant."

On running a "civil and polite" campaign

On running a "civil and polite" campaign.

Said he won the Democratic primary "without one ... negative TV spot."

Republican candidate for governor "Karen Handel has run a 100 percent negative campaign."

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