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WATCH: Romney's Video To Blacks Edits Out Boos

The Huffington Post | Gene Demby | Posted 07.26.2012 | Black Voices

Mitt Romney was famously booed during his speech to the NAACP earlier in July, but you wouldn't know it from watching a new video he's released aimed ...

WATCH: It's Almost As Though Romney Doesn't Think He's Relatable To Black Voters

Posted 07.24.2012 | Comedy

Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney recently spoke to the NAACP, and while addressing the civil rights group may sound like a straightforward political e...

Gene Demby

What Was Up With The Church Organ During Romney's Speech?

HuffingtonPost.com | Gene Demby | Posted 07.13.2012 | Black Voices

The boos during Mitt Romney's speech to the NAACP on Wednesday grabbed most of the headlines, but many TV viewers watching his address to the civil ri...

WATCH: Sarah Palin Slams 'Paranoid' Nancy Pelosi

Posted 07.13.2012 | Politics

Sarah Palin sounded off on Mitt Romney's NAACP speech on Thursday, criticizing Democrats like House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi for theorizing that t...

NAACP Official: Romney Flew In Black Supporters To Rig Audience

The Huffington Post | Gene Demby | Posted 07.12.2012 | Black Voices

Did Mitt Romney bring in supporters to cheer him on during his Wednesday speech to the NAACP? That's the charge made by Hilary Shelton, who heads u...

NAACP President: Romney's Speech Was A 'Missed Opportunity'

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's speech to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Wednesday was a "missed opportunity," according to the organiza...

Romney's 'Free Stuff' Remarks Stir Controversy

Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney stirred up controversy late on Wednesday when he responded to the icy reception he'd received earlier in the day at an NAACP event, where ...

Michael McAuliff

Mitt Gets Congressional Black Caucus Praise For Braving NAACP

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Prominent members of the Congressional Black Caucus gave Mitt Romney points for speaking to the NAACP Wednesday -- but said he clearly d...

Gene Demby

Dems: Romney Was Knowingly Courting NAACP Side-Eyes

HuffingtonPost.com | Gene Demby | Posted 07.11.2012 | Black Voices

Mitt Romney's address to the NAACP was a mixed bag of audience reactions. There was applause when the presumptive Republican nominee said he would ref...

Mitt Romney: 'We Expected' NAACP Booing

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said he "expected" a negative response at the NAACP convention to his plan to repeal Obamacare, despite the fact that he went off script t...

PHOTOS: Audience Looks Less Than Excited At Mitt Romney's NAACP Speech

Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

When Mitt Romney spoke at the NAACP Convention in Houston on Wednesday, he was up against a group that tends to support his opponent, and the opposing...

OUCH: CNN Reporter's Ultra-Gloomy Words About Romney's NAACP Speech

Posted 09.10.2012 | Media

CNN correspondent Jim Acosta gave an exceedingly grim summation of the reaction to Mitt Romney's speech before the NAACP on Wednesday. The presumpt...

WATCH: Romney Booed Over Obamacare

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney was booed Wednesday at the NAACP conference for promising to repeal the president's signature health care reform law, bringing him to an a...

Mitt Romney's Long, Troubled History With The NAACP

Mother Jones | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

The GOP presidential candidate is speaking to the nation's oldest civil rights organization on Wednesday. Here's what you need to know about their rel...

Romney Takes Case To Black Voters

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

HOUSTON — Unflinching before a skeptical NAACP crowd, Mitt Romney declared Wednesday he'd do more for African-Americans than Barack Obama, the n...

Mitt Romney Talks Up Work With Massachusetts Black Caucus

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney touted his work with the Massachusetts black caucus on education reform Tuesday, just ahead of his speech Wednesday to the NAACP. The ...