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Mitt Romney Speech

Romney Opens Up About 'Obstacles'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney opened up about "obstacles" he's faced in politics, business and academics while speaking at a co...

Mitt Romney's Unread Acceptance Speech

Dan Treadway | Posted 01.07.2013 | Comedy
Dan Treadway

Whether you're white or Caucasian, a man or have a Y chromosome, this election was about fighting for your rights so that we may continue to be the greatest nation to ever exist in the history of the earth, cosmos, universe or otherwise undiscovered universe. We're really good.

WATCH: Romney Delivers Concession Speech

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

After Mitt Romney conceded the presidential race to Barack Obama, the Republican nominee delivered a speech to his supporters and stressed, "This elec...

Mitt Romney Delivers Concession Speech

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney delivered his concession speech just after midnight early on Wednesday after President Barack Obama was projected the winner of the race f...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Last-Minute Education Pitch | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.04.2012 | Education

WASHINGTON -- For the last year, education advocates have been trying to get the subject of America's beleaguered public schools onto the agenda of th...

PREDICT: How Many Times Will God Be Mentioned At The Presidential Debate?

Posted 10.03.2012 | Religion

Will God appear in the debates? Mentions of God in the political landscape can stir up controversy. With the domestic policy debate approaching, Huff...

Does Mitt Romney Speak Too Quickly for His Own Good?

Max Atkinson | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics
Max Atkinson

I've not studied Mitt Romney's style of speaking in much detail, but there may be a clue in his latest gaffe (above) as to why I'd felt there was some...

Lucas Kavner

Romney Was At His 'Most Comfortable' During 47 Percent Speech, Says Public Speaking Expert | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.19.2012 | Arts

Plenty of experts have weighed in on Mitt Romney's now infamous speech to attendees at a private fundraiser earlier this year, but only one, the proli...

Kathleen Miles

Romney Gets An Unfriendly Welcome | Kathleen Miles | Posted 08.19.2013 | Los Angeles

When Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney spoke to Latino business leaders Monday in downtown Los Angeles, he faced a combination of two demo...

Instant Political Gratification and the News Agenda Setters

Alex Palombo | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics
Alex Palombo

Twitter was a quick-moving loop of information, with tweets, retweets, links, videos, memes and news feeding millions of followers as they collectively facepalmed at Romney's latest attempt to look presidential.

GOP Convention Viewers Fell; Eastwood Speech Was Highlight

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

Viewership of the Republican convention was down sharply from four years ago, according to a Pew Research Center poll released Wednesday. While 56 per...

Why Romney and Ryan's Lies Matter

Simon Rosenberg | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics
Simon Rosenberg

If your politics revolves around protecting privilege, then lying to those without it is no big deal, for at the core of this new politics is a remarkable contempt for the well being of everyday people and the common good.

Mitt In 2009: I Want Obama 'To Fail'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

Despite saying he wishes "President Obama had succeeded, because I want America to succeed" in his GOP convention speech, Mitt Romney hasn't always fe...

Who Knew? Romney Talks Like a Democrat!

Raymond Griffith | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Raymond Griffith

Romney's convention speech was almost like a Democrat's speech. The Democrats have the message Americans want, and the Republicans evidently think they can use that message in a week of campaigning, and everyone will forget what they have been working for.

What Mitt Doesn't Want To Talk About

Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

By LAURIE KELLMAN, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON -- Social Security. Medicare. Iraq. Afghanistan. Undocumented immigration. They're all costly to ...

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Says Country Must 'Turn The Page' | Jon Ward | Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. –- After 17 months of speeches, events, tweets and trivia, debates and political battles to unseat the incumbent president, Willard Mitt...

WATCH: Mitt Romney Delivers Acceptance Speech At Republican Convention

Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

Presidential candidate Mitt Romney delivered his speech to the Republican National Convention on Thursday night. Watch video highlights of Romney's...

Joy Resmovits

Mitt v. Mitt? Romney Disagrees With Himself On Education In RNC Speech | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.31.2012 | Education

One of the more awkward moments of Mitt Romney's speech Thursday night at the Republican National Convention came during the newly minted presidential...

Mitt Romney Republican Convention Speech: FULL TEXT

Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney delivered his speech to the Republican National Convention on Thursday night. Below are the former Ma...

Mitt Romney: 'I Accept Your Nomination For President Of The United States'

Posted 08.31.2012 | Politics

In his speech to the Republican National Convention on Thursday night, Mitt Romney began his remarks by declaring, "I accept your nomination for presi...

Romney Talks 'Excitement' In GOP Convention Speech

Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's speech at the 2012 Republican National Convention marks the official moment when he accepts the presidential nomination. "It will be ...

Mark Blumenthal

Can Tampa Speech Improve Romney's Image? | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Mitt Romney takes the stage in Tampa, Fla., on Thursday night to accept the Republican nomination for president, the key question for...

Mitt Romney Acceptance Speech Comes With High Stakes

Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

By TOM RAUM, ASSOCIATED PRESS The warm-up acts are winding down, the main event looms and the stakes are high. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Ro...

Mitt Romney Center Stage On Final Day Of GOP Convention

Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

By KASIE HUNT, ASSOCIATED PRESS TAMPA, Fla. — When Mitt Romney addresses the Republican convention Thursday night, he'll do it from a stage that ...

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Convention Speech Goal: Rescue His Character | Jon Ward | Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- At a Frank Luntz focus group on Sunday, the pollster asked the nearly two-dozen voters to describe Mitt Romney in one word. The respons...