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Sam Stein

Romney To Soften Stance On Israel-Palestine Peace Process | Sam Stein | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Days after Mitt Romney backed off his claim, made during a secretly recorded fundraiser, that 47 percent of Americans depend on the gove...

Romney's Compassion Void -- Turning Americans Against One Another

Robert V. Taylor | Posted 11.20.2012 | Politics
Robert V. Taylor

Governor, none of these people view themselves as a victim. They choose not to be. They do not have time to be victims.

Anna Almendrala

Lifelong Republican Turns On GOP After 47% Comment | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.21.2012 | Los Angeles

Whittier, Calif., resident Jan Williams, 55, has been a registered Republican voter since she was 18 and always considered herself moderate. She voted...

Will Americans Let Romney Talk About Their Mamas?

Wayne Self | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Wayne Self

You ever work yard crew at a paper mill? Mama did. But that was just one job. None of her jobs offered a pension, so she's retired on Social Security, which means she pays no income tax. And, because she pays no income tax, Mitt Romney says she feels entitled to free stuff from the government.

'Mitt Romney Has Failed The Character Test'

Posted 09.19.2012 | Denver

Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) slammed Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney for his charge that 47 percent of Americans pay no taxes and think th...

MItt Romney Does "View" Damage Control

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 09.20.2012 | Media

Mitt Romney is on daytime damage control. After the Republican presidential candidate told a group of wealthy donors that appearing on "The View" ...

Video Answers 'Who Is Mitt Romney' Question

Scott Blakeman | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Scott Blakeman

A few weeks ago, I started telling a joke onstage asking if the audience enjoyed their food, or as Romney would call it "an entitlement". As the video shows, Romney actually believes that.

The Real Victims of Romney's America

Will Bunch | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Will Bunch

In addition to Romney's appalling lack of understanding of what Americans do not pay federal income taxes and why, the symptoms of this "victim"-hood he so deplores were in large part created by the practices of Wall Street types like him and Marc Leder.

Memo to Mittens: Most of the 47% Catch the Early Bus. They Work Every Day!

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Tens of millions of Americans who work hard for modest pay -- unseen and unheard by the Mitt Romneys of the world -- and, as Jesse Jackson once said in his memorable speech to the 1988 Democratic Conventions, "take the early bus."

Tyler Kingkade

College Students To Mitt Romney: We're Not Victims | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.21.2012 | College

Before Ashley Conover's fall semester started at Georgetown College in Kentucky, she spent the summer working full-time in a Heinz factory as a machin...

Mitt Romney on How the Other 47 Percent Lives

Jeremiah Goulka | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Jeremiah Goulka

This is the gated-community worldview that is shared by many upper-middle-class and upper-class Republicans, a worldview formed by affluence and obliviousness. It was the worldview I used to have.

Mitt Romney: Unfit to Be President

Ethan Rome | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Ethan Rome

You can't be president of the United States if you don't want to be the president of everyone, but that's what Republican candidate Mitt Romney said in a remarkably arrogant speech to a closed-door high-donor fundraiser -- all captured on video.

Romney Comments Threw Ronald Reagan as Well as 47% of America Under the Bus

David Paul | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
David Paul

Mitt Romney's words of disdain for working Americans -- particularly spoken with such contempt -- are so at odds with the inspiring optimism that for the party faithful was the hallmark of Ronald Reagan.

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Week From Hell Prompts Republican Freak-Out | Jon Ward | Posted 09.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– Republicans could use a bit of advice from an unlikely source right now: Obama adviser David Plouffe, who in 2010 told Democrats worri...

Joshua Hersh

How Romney's Video Remarks Hurt Israel | Joshua Hersh | Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's secretly videotaped description of an Israeli-Palestinian peace settlement as hopeless during a fundraiser earlier this ye...

Donald Trump: Mitt Romney Should 'Not Apologize'

Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

Donald Trump said Tuesday that Mitt Romney should "not apologize" for describing nearly half of all Americans as people "dependent on government" who ...

Inflammatory Romney Comments Spark Outpouring Of Conservative Reaction

Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

A secretly taped video of Mitt Romney describing 47 percent of the electorate as "dependent on government" has prompted an outpouring of reaction from...

We Are the 47 Percent!

Monica Bauer | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics
Monica Bauer

The Obama campaign is now kicking itself for having spent millions in ads to tell voters that Mitt Romney's an uncaring gazillionaire who likes to fire people and send jobs to China. Had they only known, they could have simply waited for this video to come out.

Romney to Half of Us: Not My Job to Worry About You

Sandy Goodman | Posted 11.18.2012 | Politics
Sandy Goodman

The donors were, of course, the same kind of folks that a tuxedoed George W. Bush described at a fancy dinner a dozen years ago as: "The haves and the have-mores," adding congenially: "Some people call you the elite. I call you my base."

Mitt's Right: Being Poor is Awesome

Jess Coleman | Posted 11.18.2012 | Teen
Jess Coleman

Well, folks, we've finally got the inside look at Mitt Romney we have all been waiting for. We learned that there is a 47 percent chance that Mitt really doesn't like you.

Matt Sledge

Romney's Foreign Policy: Americans 'Are Not Concentrated At All' On China, Russia, Iran | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.17.2012 | Politics

Convinced that the economy alone won't allow them to to win the presidential election, Mitt Romney's campaign has in recent weeks made halting attempt...