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Entries by Elise Foley from 11/2012

Obama Ad Hits Romney On Jeep Jobs Claim

Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

In Michigan and Ohio, the Obama campaign will air a new ad going after Mitt Romney for his recent claims about Chrysler and General Motors, and remind...

Mitt Romney Heckled: 'End Climate Silence!'

Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

A heckler interrupted Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney during a rally Thursday in Virginia Beach, Va., shouting "climate change caused Sand...

Mitt Romney To Visit Pennylvania In Final Days Of Campaign

Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney is planning a campaign stop in Pennsylvania on Saturday, The Daily and The Washington Post reported Thursday, another sign the campaign be...

Mitt Romney Closing Argument: I'll Get A Debt Ceiling Deal

Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will attack the president for the debt ceiling during his "closing argument" in West Allis, ...

Mitt Romney: Recession May Repeat Under Obama Second Term

Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney said Friday that the nation may be headed for another major economic turndown if President Barack Obama is elected to a seco...

Campaign Ads: More Than 1 Million Aired In 2012 Election

Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

If you feel like you're seeing a lot of political ads this time around, you're right. Mitt Romney, Barack Obama and the groups that support them have ...

Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan In Ohio, 'Battleground Of Battlegrounds'

Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and his running mate Paul Ryan delivered remarks on Friday at something of a mini-Republican...

Chris Christie Praise For Obama Frustrated Romney Campaign: Report

Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

Romney insiders told Politico this week that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was Mitt Romney's first choice for the vice president, until he decided Re...

Mitt Romney Climate Change Brush-Off Highlighted In New Ad

Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

Green advocacy groups on Saturday released an ad reminding voters in Ohio and Virginia that Republican nominee Mitt Romney has mocked President Barack...

Mark Sanford: Obama Revenge Comment Not 'Unreasonable'

Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, a Republican, dismissed controversy on Saturday over the president's comments that people should vote for "re...

Vicente Fox: Mitt Romney 'Started On The Wrong Side' On Immigration, Hasn't Necessarily Changed

Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vicente Fox, the former president of Mexico, said Saturday he is confounded by Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's decision du...

Mitt Romney On Obama Win: 'It's Possible, But Not Likely'

Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said on Sunday that a reelection win by President Barack Obama could happen, but he doesn't expect it to -- a small aside but notable admi...

Mitt Romney Makes Final Play For Pennsylvania In Rally

Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney made his first and final appearance Sunday in Pennsylvania as the GOP presidential nominee, drawing about 25,000 supporters to a cold outd...

David Rosa Vote: GOP Congressional Candidate Turned Away From The Polls

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Republican congressional candidate David Rosa was turned away from the polls on Tuesday because a database said that he had already voted, according t...

John McCain To Hecklers: 'Shut Up' (VIDEO)

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) does not like hecklers. In fact, he told them to "shut up" Monday while campaigning for Republican Senate candidate Jeff...

Latino Voters Rank Jobs, Economy And Immigration As Top Issues: Poll

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Jobs, the economy and immigration issues are the most important to Latino voters, according to a ImpreMedia and Latino Decisions survey info released ...

Latino Voters In Election 2012 Help Sweep Obama To Reelection

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama won reelection on Tuesday thanks in part to near-record levels of support from Latino voters, who came out in hug...

Joe Arpaio Defeats Paul Penzone

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Joe Arpaio won a sixth term on Tuesday as sheriff of Maricopa County, Ariz., after a long and controversial run that has included birthe...

Dreamers Celebrate Obama Win, Gear Up For Immigration Fight

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON --- Nayeli Manzano, 16, nervously watched Tuesday's election results roll in with her family. She is undocumented, as are her parents, and ...

Immigration Reform Effort To Begin In Senate Post-Inauguration

Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Democrats are planning to quickly revisit immigration reform after President Barack Obama's inauguration, according to several De...

John Boehner Refuses To Say If He Supports Path To Citizenship

Posted 11.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Thursday that comprehensive immigration reform would be a priority in the next Congress, but on...

Dianne Feinstein: David Petraeus News 'Was Like A Lightning Bolt' (VIDEO)

Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) said Sunday her committee will investigate the Federal Bureau of I...

Carlos Gutierrez, Mitt Romney Adviser: Latinos 'Were Scared' (VIDEO)

Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez, an adviser to former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Latino outreach, said Sunday th...

Senate Immigration Talks: Lindsey Graham, Chuck Schumer Restart Discussions (VIDEO)

Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Sunday they are working together on a plan for immigration reform that wil...

Bill Kristol: 'It Won't Kill The Country If We Raise Taxes' On Millionaires (VIDEO)

Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Conservative commentator and Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol said Sunday the Republican Party should accept new ideas, including the...