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LISTEN: Mine Workers Attended Romney Rally For Fear Of Losing Jobs

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 08.29.2012 | Business

Click play to listen to news radio WWVA's interview with Murray Energy Company executive Rob Moore. Would you give up a day’s pay to see Mitt Ro...

A History of Mitt Romney on YouTube (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics
Shira Lazar

With the RNC kicking off this week and election mode launching into full gear, What's Trending is taking the opportunity to serve up a YouTube history of Republican Presidential nominee, Mitt Romney.

The 30 Funniest Mitt Romney Parodies

Matt Wilstein | Posted 10.28.2012 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

It's official. This week, the Republican National Convention will nominate Mitt Romney as their candidate for president. Since Romney first announced ...

Dave Jamieson

Workers Facing Bain-Induced Pain Blast Mitt | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Whatever she thought she'd do with her vacation this year, Joanne Penniston didn’t expect to find herself in a parking lot-turned-enc...

Bain-Related Bankruptcy At Awkward Time For Romney

Posted 08.27.2012 | Business

Well, this could be a little bit awkward. A company owned by Bain Capital may file for bankruptcy this week, the very week that Bain’s former CE...

Zach Carter

Romney's Bain Status Reaped Huge Tax Benefits | Zach Carter | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has repeatedly insisted during the presidential campaign that layoffs and other controversy surrounding Bain Capital compani...

Bain Capital's Tax Dodge

David Callahan | Posted 10.24.2012 | Business
David Callahan

You would think that the super wealthy might shrug at paying taxes they can easily afford, but here the opposite appears to be the case: Bain's wealthy partners have been hyper-aggressive about lowering their tax bill.

'Unauthorized Disclosure' Offers Window Into Romney's Guarded Holdings

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

By STEPHEN BRAUN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — The release of more than 900 pages of internal Bain Capital investment documents by a media w...

Mitt Romney: 'What I Learned At Bain Capital'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

In a Wall Street Journal op-ed published Thursday evening, Mitt Romney detailed what he learned in his time at Bain Capital, using the back-to-school ...

An Insular Romney Struggles With His Surprisingly Heartfelt Veep Pick After Striking Out Internationally

William Bradley | Posted 10.23.2012 | Politics
William Bradley

Mitt Romney has very big problems as he contemplates rolling into Florida's hurricane country for an even windier than usual GOP confab. Frankly, he's fortunate that he's not already set to lose by a landslide.

Massive Pile Of Bain Docs Released

Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

The website Gawker published online hundreds of pages of documents from investments made after Mitt Romney's tenure at Bain Capital on Thursday. Ro...

THE BAIN FILES | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's $250 million fortune is largely a black hole: Aside from the meager and vague disclosures he has filed under federal and Massachusetts l...

Cole Stangler

Congresswoman Joins Factory Workers To Demand Bain Capital Stop Outsourcing To China | Cole Stangler | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

Employees at an Illinois Sensata Technologies plant delivered a petition to Bain Capital Tuesday night, demanding that the private equity firm step in...

Jason Linkins

The Word 'Bain' Seems To Be Royally Confusing Reporters | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's candidacy, and his willingness to just sit back for a month and let the Obama administration tee off on his record without much of a res...

Did Mitt Romney Commit a Crime Punishable by Prison?

Eric Zuesse | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics
Eric Zuesse

On August 17th, Britain's Telegraph (which is perhaps the world's best daily newspaper) published a stunning investigative news report by Jon Swaine, ...

What Stoners and Mitt Romney Have in Common

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
C. Robert Gibson

Every smart weed smoker knows that while you're applying for jobs, it's best to stay clean. While all smokers have unique remedies they swear to when ...

Restore Our Future Ad Attacks Obama Jobs Record

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

Pro-Mitt Romney super PAC Restore Our Future will spend $10.5 million dollars to air a new 30-second ad attacking President Barack Obama over the stim...

A Tale of Three CEOs: Romney, Bain, and a Crooked Executive's Overlooked Story

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

When the story of Duane Reade's Anthony Cuti is put together with the better-known story of Bain's relationship with a Medicare-defrauding lab testing company, it becomes a tale of two criminal CEOs -- and of the presidential candidate who was involved in choosing them both.

New Yorkers For Great Public Schools Report Blasts Mitt Romney Education Policy, StudentsFirst NY

Posted 10.17.2012 | Education

A coalition of labor unions and liberal advocacy groups has launched a campaign to tie Mitt Romney to supporters of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg'...

Bain Capital's Launch Propelled By Union Crushing

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

The successful launch of Bain Capital, a private equity firm founded by current GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his associates in 1984, was...

Ann Romney Says No More Tax Returns Coming

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

In an interview with NBC set to air Thursday, Ann Romney, wife of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, said her husband's campaign will not ...

Newark Mayor Visited President Obama To Make Amends After Bain Capital Flap

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

When Newark Mayor Cory Booker (D) went off-message and defended private equity during a "Meet the Press" appearance in May, many Democrats were angry ...

BOTH SIDES: Campaigns Shout "You Lie!" About Ads-nauseam, Spitzer/Matalin on Reid & Ryan

HuffPost Radio | Posted 08.12.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgSpitzer and Matalin debate five new presidential ads -- which are telling, tasteless, true? Then, is Harry Reid a lying McCarthyite or brilliant Machiavellian on Romney's hidden taxes...and is Ryan right or merely far-right?

Romney Wants A Ban On 'Personal' Attack Ads

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney appears to be seeking an agreement with the Obama campaign to remove his business record from the conversation, a sign that the repeated a...

In Defense of the Priorities USA "Understands" Ad: The President and Dems Are Missing a Golden Opportunity.

Peter Smirniotopoulos | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics
Peter Smirniotopoulos

The Priorities USA "Understands" ad may be the perfect springboard for the right conversation. However, as long as the focus is on the feigned moral outrage from the Right, as aided and abetted by the cowering of the Left, this election will, in the end, be about the Cult of Personality.