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Which Candidate Is the Better Investment?

Bill Folman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Bill Folman

For those of you who are attracted to Mitt Romney's business background, I think it is useful to view the choice between Obama and Romney as a choice between two very different business strategies. Which candidate is the better investment?

Good News For This Guy

AP | Posted 01.01.2013 | Money

WASHINGTON — Americans' confidence in the economy surged last month to the highest level in nearly five years, as many were encouraged by an imp...

Elise Foley

Mitt Romney Economy Speech Repeats Disputed Lines | Elise Foley | Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney repeated some of his more disputed lines on Friday in his final speech on the economy before Election Day, saying he will cr...

The Daily Szep -- Romney Jobs Picture

Paul Szep | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Paul Szep


Was Mitt Romney Right About Out Of Work College Grads?

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.20.2013 | College

Mitt Romney stated several times during Tuesday's presidential debate that half of recent college graduates can't find work. Yet the Republican nomine...

Mitt Romney's Jobs Claim Doesn't Hold Up

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.16.2012 | Business

Mitt Romney has repeatedly claimed that, if elected, he would create 12 million jobs. But the studies that his campaign cites don't exactly prove that...

Romney Euphoria Stops After Unexpected Report

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

ABINGDON, Va. -- The cheering stopped on Mitt Romney's campaign plane Friday morning. The day before, aides had whistled and clapped when the Denver ...

Romney Dismisses Jobs Report

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney says a drop in the nation's unemployment rate to 7.8 percent "is not what a real recovery l...

Romney Pivots To Jobs

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.04.2012 | Politics

Following his strong debate performance, GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney released a new ad Thursday saying he would create 12 million jobs if ele...

Mitt Romney's Obamacare Jobs Claim Contradicts Romneycare Reality

The Huffington Post | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.04.2012 | Business

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney repeated charges that President Barack Obama's health care law will kill jobs -- a claim at odds with Cong...

Encouraging News For Obama

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 09.26.2012 | Money

WASHINGTON -- Americans are more confident in the economy than they have been in seven months, an encouraging sign for President Barack Obama with six...

Romney Calls Jobs Report A 'Hammer Blow'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.03.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney reacted to the monthly jobs report Friday in a predictable negative light. He called the one-tenth of a percentage point increase in the u...

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Economic Advisers Draft White Paper To Back Up Job Creation Predictions | Jon Ward | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign released a paper by four of its top economic advisers on Thursday to back up its assertion that Romney's tax refo...

President Obama: Is He Really Jealous of Success?

Anthony Jerrod | Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics
Anthony Jerrod

I've been surprised by the recent commentary that has noted that the president is somehow jealous of successful people. Before Romney and the like start pointing fingers at character flaws of the president, it would be beneficial for them to look in the mirror first.

For Romney, Tally Of Past Job Creation Proves Vexing

The Wall Street Journal | Mark Maremont | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

How many jobs did Mitt Romney help create at Bain Capital ?...

GOP Strategist: Surveys Say 'He's Not Dead'

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- History repeats itself, until it doesn't. That musty saw is worth remembering as pundits speculate on whether the lumbering economy wil...

Mitt Romney Blasts June Jobs News As 'Kick In The Gut'

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.06.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney responded to the June jobs report on Friday by blasting President Barack Obama and saying the "kick in the gut has got to end." "Ameri...

Biden Slams Mitt On Jobs

AP | DAVID PITT | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

WATERLOO, Iowa -- Vice President Joe Biden says Mitt Romney was good at creating jobs throughout his career in the private sector – just in coun...

Romney: Charge He'd Cut Jobs For Teachers 'Completely Absurd'

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said it was "completely absurd" to accuse him of being opposed to hiring teachers, firemen and policemen, arguing that it was the purview ...

Mitt Romney's Job-less Plan

Gov. Martin O'Malley | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics
Gov. Martin O'Malley

While Romney and tea party Republicans are busy scoring cheap political points by demonizing workers, they've failed to support key pieces of the American Jobs Act, which would boost hiring in the public sector, a critical component of ensuring that our economic recovery continues.

GOP, Democratic Activists United By Deep Disappointment

AP | STEVE PEOPLES AND BRIAN BAKST | Posted 06.09.2012 | Politics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Separated at rival conferences by 1,000 miles and a world of political ideology, liberal and conservative activists are finding th...

Romney: Obama Failing To Meet Key 'Moral Commitment'

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

ST. LOUIS — Accusing his rival of a failure of "tragic proportion," Republican Mitt Romney charged Thursday that the nation under President Bara...

Key Figure Becomes Election Flashpoint

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics

CHICAGO — The suddenly dismal news on American jobs is a blow to President Barack Obama's re-election argument that he has been a steward of rec...

Dave Jamieson

Giuliani: Romney's 'Decent' Jobs Record Not 'As Great' As My Own | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.28.2012 | Politics

In trying to praise GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Sunday, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani may have done more harm than good, sayi...

Eric Cantor Contradicts Romney Attack Line

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.05.2012 | Politics

After Barack Obama signed the JOBS Act into law on Thursday, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) made comments that appeared to contradict one o...