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Mitt Romney Tax Returns

Romney Finds Tax Return Flap 'Amusing'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said Wednesday he finds the whole controversy over tax returns -- a huge source of grief for his campaign -- somewhat entertaining. "It...

'When Was The Last Time You Had To Show Papers?'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

Former Arizona Republican Party spokesman Shane Wikfors had a question on Twitter Wednesday for Alexis Tameron, campaign manager for Democratic Senate...

Jay Carney: 'Responsible' Presidential Candidates Release Their Tax Returns

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House press secretary Jay Carney said that it may not be "comfortable" for Mitt Romney to release his tax returns, but if he consi...

Dems Tell Another GOP Candidate: Release Your Tax Returns

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

Taking a page from the political playbook of its national counterpart, the Connecticut Democratic Party unveiled a new website Wednesday challenging R...

Pelosi Reveals Thoughts On Dems Skipping Convention

The Huffington Post | Melissa Bendixen | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is totally fine with her colleagues skipping the Democratic National Convention this year. "I’m no...

Abby Huntsman

Bain Sources Say Mitt Romney Never Expected To Release Returns | Abby Huntsman | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has been determined to resist releasing his tax returns at least since his bid for Massachusetts governor in 2002 and has be...

Zach Carter

Mitt Romney's 2010 Tax Disclosure Missing Key Documents | Zach Carter | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has not released his full tax records from 2010, including key documentation connected to his Swiss bank account. Althou...

Alex Becker

Presidential Candidates Must Release Taxes, Democrats Say | Alex Becker | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to introduce legislation that would require presumptive Republican presidential nomi...

Romney, the Senate GOP and the Right-Wing Secrecy Machine

Michael Keegan | Posted 09.17.2012 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Yesterday, Senate Republicans voted, for a second time in two days, to continue their filibuster of the DISCLOSE Act, a bill that would simply require outside groups spending money on elections to tell the public where their money comes from. At the same time, not surprisingly, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is in hot water for failing to disclose more than the minimum of personal tax returns and seemingly lying about his history at the company that made his fortune -- all while we know that a portion of his wealth was hidden in infamously secretive Swiss bank accounts. Senate Republicans and Romney are spending a lot of time and energy this week to keep their financial histories secret. It's only natural to ask: What do they have to hide?

Howard Fineman

Mitt's Tax Return Storm Exposes Key Fact -- GOP Insiders Still Don't Like Him | Howard Fineman | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Months after he mathematically locked up the Republican presidential nomination, Mitt Romney remains a political hairball that GOP insid...

WATCH: Romney Tells Republicans What He'll Do With Tax Returns

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney dismissed calls from within his own party Tuesday to release additional years of tax returns, arguing that some of his fellow Republicans ...

The Right Ratchets Up Pressure On Romney

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

Yet another conservative voice -- or in this case, publication -- has joined the chorus calling for Mitt Romney to release his tax returns. The ri...

Rick Perry Weighs In On Mitt's Tax Returns

AP | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Gov. Rick Perry, weighing in on whether Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney should release more tax returns, say...

Sam Stein

Romney's Latest Tax Defense Misses The Mark | Sam Stein | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

In an effort to deflect attention from his refusal to release multiple years' worth of tax returns, Mitt Romney argued Monday that other candidates be...

When Will Donald Trump Demand That Romney Show His Papers?

Debbie Hines | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics
Debbie Hines

Mitt Romney has produced one year of tax returns -- 2010 -- and estimates of his taxes for 2011. That's hardly a sufficient amount of tax returns for someone who is running for president of the U.S.

Romney: 'I’m Simply Not Enthusiastic' About Releasing Tax Returns

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney addressed mounting pressure for him to release additional years of tax returns on Tuesday, telling National Review Online that he was not ...

WATCH: Stewart Rips Romney's Tax Return Defense

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 09.16.2012 | Comedy

"The Daily Show" returned from a two week hiatus Monday night, and could not have come back at a time more ripe for comedy. Presidential hopeful Mitt ...

Sam Stein

WATCH: New Obama Campaign Ads Rip Romney For Hiding Tax Returns | Sam Stein | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats have entered the go-for-the-jugular stage of the presidential race, with President Barack Obama's campaign, the Democratic Nat...

Team Obama Should Thank Karl Rove

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The team of people working diligently to re-elect Barack Obama should really, right about now, be sending a big "thank you" note to none other than Karl Rove -- for providing them the playbook they are now using to maximum effect on Mitt Romney.

Andrea Stone

McCain Adviser Steve Schmidt On Real Reason McCain Picked Palin Over Romney In 2008 | Andrea Stone | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- John McCain's top campaign strategist in 2008 says that Mitt Romney's much-discussed tax returns were not the reason that the Republican...

Romney Vacation

Jeff Danziger | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


The Swissboating of Mitt Romney

Keith Boykin | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics
Keith Boykin

After all the Republicans have done to coarsen the political rhetoric, they have little or no credibility to complain about negative campaign attacks now. The Republican attack machine has come back to haunt itself.

Facts Are Stubborn Things

David Wade | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics
David Wade

I'm not in the business or habit of giving advice to Republican presidential candidates -- but Team Romney would also do well to accept the fact that this isn't about John Kerry or his wife, even though they didn't do what Mitt Romney says they did.

Mitt Romney: No Good Reason for Refusing to Release Tax Returns

Tobias Barrington Wolff | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics
Tobias Barrington Wolff

For more than ten years, Mitt Romney has been putting himself forward as a public figure worthy of occupying high office, not merely a private citizen. He must meet a higher standard of accountability.

Secrets Behind Romney Mystery Explained

Bloomberg | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

The most mysterious of the unexplained mysteries about Mitt Romney’s considerable wealth is how he was able to amass between $21 million and $102 mi...