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Mitt Romney Michigan

Stronger Local Economy Could Hurt Mitt's Chances In The Mitten

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 04.19.2012 | Detroit

LANSING, Mich. -- The unemployment rate in Michigan is high, its population is shrinking and scores of manufacturing plants have closed. Still, Presid...

Ann Romney Fires Back At Bill Clinton

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

Ann Romney struck back at former President Bill Clinton's contention that George Romney must be "turning over in his grave" over Mitt Romney's opposit...

Santorum Camp Goes After Romney On Michigan Delegates

The Huffington Post | Simone Landon | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

The Santorum campaign intends to seek an investigation from the Republican National Committee into the Michigan GOP's decision to award the state's tw...

How Tall Are The Trees In Michigan?

Posted 02.28.2012 | Detroit

"The right height." That's according to Republican presidential candidate and Michigan native Mitt Romney, who mentioned his home state's trees sev...

Romney's Michigan Backers Flood State Party List With Emails

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

NOVI, Mich. -- Mitt Romney's top Michigan backers have flooded the zone in the last 48 hours with emails to state Republicans, praising the former Mas...

Romney Created Low-Paying Retail Jobs While At Bain

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.28.2012 | Business

On the campaign trail, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney often touts his role at the private equity firm Bain Capital in helping found Sta...

Romney Wishes 'The Mitt' Restaurant Well

Posted 02.28.2012 | Home

Sometimes it can be hard to figure out why politicians visit one restaurant over another on the campaign trail -- just think of the President's recent...

Election Monitor: Santorum Is What Rick Perry Might Have Been -- Mitt Romney's Worst Nightmare

Steve Lombardo | Posted 04.29.2012 | Politics
Steve Lombardo

When Perry abandoned his run after a disastrous campaign, Romney's campaign apparatus could breathe a sigh of relief. Well that was premature. Beating Gingrich in Florida was easy compared to this. Santorum in Michigan is a political nightmare for Mitt Romney.

Romney Makes Strong Prediction, Levels 'Lightweight' Charge

Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

By KASIE HUNT, ASSOCIATED PRESS NOVI, Mich. — Locked in a close race, Mitt Romney is predicting victory in Michigan's critical primary as he hope...

Romney Takes Daytona Detour Ahead Of Michigan Primary

AP | CHRIS JENKINS | Posted 04.27.2012 | Sports

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Two days away from a critical primary in Michigan, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney detoured to Daytona Inter...

Zach Carter

Mitt Romney Doubles Down On Cadillac Gaffe, Accuses Obama Of Corruption | Zach Carter | Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney on Sunday defended both his wealth and the number of cars he owns during an awkward exchange with Fox Ne...

Ann Romney: 'Maybe I Should Just Do All The Talking'

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's inability to interact with humans has gotten so bad that even his wife is now joking about it. "Maybe I should just do all the talkin...

Michigan Dems, Independents Should Vote for Santorum in Michigan Primary

Joe DiSano | Posted 04.25.2012 | Detroit
Joe DiSano

Thankfully, Democrats are in a period of relative internal calm right now. But what's a trouble making Democrat to do in the interim? May I suggest casting a vote for Rick Santorum in Tuesday's GOP presidential primary? 

WATCH: Mitt Romney's Wife 'Drives A Couple Of Cadillacs'

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 02.24.2012 | Politics

In another moment that could end up portraying him as out of touch with everyday Americans, Mitt Romney listed not two, not three, but four American-m...

Santorum To Lay Out Agenda For First 100 Days As President

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 02.24.2012 | Politics

The Huffington Post Jon Ward is reporting that former Sen. Rick Santorum, in an effort to regain control of the political narrative, will announce Fri...

Rick Santorum Ad Attacks Mitt Romney Without Spoken Words

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

Rick Santorum's presidential campaign released a new television ad on Thursday that features no spoken words, save the former senator approving the ad...

Mitt Romney Adviser: 'We're Going To Win Michigan'

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

A few new polls were released on Thursday morning, showing Rick Santorum with a small lead in Michigan. The American Research Group had the former Pen...

Obama Michigan Ad Hits Romney On Auto Bailout

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

Barack Obama's re-election campaign released on Thursday a new television ad that will air in Michigan and highlight the president's handling of and s...

Sam Stein

Ron Paul Campaign Bails Out Mitt Romney In Michigan | Sam Stein | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) is once again providing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney with a major campaign assist, going up with a 30-second advertis...

Romney Risks Embarrassment In Home State

AP | By KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

MUSKEGON, Mich. -- Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum promised Monday to revive manufacturing, cut taxes and shrink government, pledges t...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Campaign Downplays Michigan After Calling It A Must Win | Sam Stein | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics

A top aide to former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney's presidential campaign on Monday downplayed expectations for next week's Michigan primary, saying...

Mitt Romney's Intensity Problem

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 04.20.2012 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — If Mitt Romney wins the Republican nomination for president, he'll face the urgent task of inspiring the party's conservative...

WATCH: Stewart Mocks Santorum & Romney's Ridiculous New Ads

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 02.17.2012 | Comedy

On Thursday night's "Daily Show" Jon Stewart caught up with the GOP primary race in a special "It's Still Only February" edition of Indecision 2012, t...

Sam Stein

In Michigan, Rick Santorum Goes All In | Sam Stein | Posted 02.20.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Former Sen. Rick Santorum's presidential campaign and his allied super PAC are putting all their chips into Michigan in hopes that a win t...

Sharon Silke Carty

GM's Strong Earnings Could Hurt Romney | Sharon Silke Carty | Posted 02.16.2012 | Business

Despite a disappointing fourth quarter, General Motors posted its largest annual profit ever Thursday, reporting 2011 earnings of $7.6 billion just tw...