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Mitt Romney Poked Fun At Chris Christie's Weight: 'Guys! Look At That!'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.01.2013 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was on Mitt Romney's vice presidential short list initially, but the GOP nominee took him off in part because of his we...

Mitt Wanted 'Street Fighter' Christie As Vice President: Report

Politico | Posted 01.03.2013 | Politics

One of the most tantalizing subplots of the 2012 campaign has been the curious and sometimes controversial performances of New Jersey Gov. Chris Chris...

Poll Shows Ineffectiveness Of Paul Ryan

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics

* Ryan has not swayed many independent voters * Just over half of registered voters have heard of Ryan * Obama has 6-poi...

Mitt Romney Asked VP Candidates For 10 Years Of Tax Returns: Report

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.13.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential nominee, has refused to follow in the footsteps of his father and mentor George Romney and release 12 years of tax r...

High Capacity Magazine

Shan Wells | Posted 08.22.2012 | Denver
Shan Wells


Mark Blumenthal

Poll Sees No 'Game Change' After Paul Ryan Pick | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With the first of the nominating conventions less than a week away, the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll adds more evidence that...

Mark Blumenthal

Paul Ryan Makes A Difference In One State | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If the selection of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as Mitt Romney's running mate were going to move the poll numbers anywhere, Ryan's home stat...

Virginia Gov. Says He Was On Romney's List

The Huffington Post | Jon Ward | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell indicated Tuesday that he was on the short list to be chosen as Mitt Romney's running mate. McDonnell s...

The Paul Ryan Factor

James Campion | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
James Campion

For good or ill on the national level and with more moderate independents, Ryan is the poster boy for the Right's argument for less government, relaxed regulations, and the age-old trickle-down free ride for "job creators" to rescue a feeble economy.

Paul Ryan Clarifies Stance On Key Issues

FL Democracy 2012 | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

Making his first foray into the Sunshine State since becoming the presumptive Republican vice-presidential nominee, U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan on Saturday so...

Alan Simpson Lauds Ryan As 'Spokesman Of Hard Truth Against Fakery'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.19.2012 | Politics

Former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.) praised Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan on Friday, lauding the Wisconsin congressman as a "spokesma...

Pro-Obama Super PAC: Romney Would Pay Tax Rate Of 1% Under Paul Ryan's Budget Plan

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

Priorities USA Action, the super PAC supporting President Barack Obama, released a new ad Friday that keeps Mitt Romney's tax returns in the spotlight...

Paul Ryan and the Politics of Family

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 10.17.2012 | Parents
Joanne Bamberger

I have yet to hear anyone ask Congressman Ryan how he can possibly hold up his fatherly duties to his three elementary school-aged children while doing his job as a Wisconsin representative AND campaigning across America.

Wisconsin Refuses Ad Showing Paul Ryan Throwing 'Granny' Off Cliff

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

A local TV station in Paul Ryan's home state of Wisconsin is refusing to air an ad that features an elderly woman being thrown from a cliff, an attack...

China Is Treating Obama 'Like A Doormat,' Paul Ryan Says

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

Paul Ryan went after President Barack Obama's trade enforcement record with China on Thursday, telling a crowd of over 1,000 supporters in Ohio that C...

Mark Blumenthal

Ryan Bump? Polls Say Not So Much | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If the selection of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as vice-presidential running mate to presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney has produced...

Michael Calderone

Paul Ryan's New Reality | Michael Calderone | Posted 08.16.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- "Morning Joe" co-host Mika Brzezinski had a message Wednesday for the Romney campaign: "Let Paul be Paul." The "Morning Joe" crew was ...


Domenick Scudera | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Domenick Scudera

If McVeepy gets elected and helps swing our country to the far right, my chances of marrying my partner will be greatly diminished. But the thought of four years of looking into those dreamy blue eyes is enough for this gay voter. Who needs rights?

Howard Fineman

Ryan More 'Con' Than 'Pro' For Romney, Say Insiders | Howard Fineman | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Start with the truism: A vice presidential pick doesn't matter. Dead wrong. Look at recent history: In 1992, a photo op with Al Gore ...

Why the Ryan Pick Fizzled

Philip Klinkner | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics
Philip Klinkner

Polls taken shortly after Mitt Romney selected Congressman Paul Ryan as his running mate show that the pick didn't generate a very positive response.

Ryan To Quietly Meet With Major Donors In Las Vegas

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

By Sam Youngman DENVER, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan will meet behind closed doors with donors ...

Amanda Terkel

Why Can Paul Ryan Have It All? | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is chairman of the House Budget Committee, an author and now the GOP's candidate for vice president. He's juggli...

DCCC Unveils New Assault On Republicans Who Supported Paul Ryan Budget Plan

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is making it clear that it will not let Republicans walk away from once backing their newly-minted vic...

The Virtue of Selfishness: Romney, Ryan and Rand

Tobias Barrington Wolff | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics
Tobias Barrington Wolff

Maya Angelou warned us: "Believe people when they tell you who they are. They know themselves better than you do." Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have told us exactly who they are. The American people would do well to listen.

PHOTOS: 27 Rejected Romney VPs

Posted 08.14.2012 | Comedy

Rejoice! For we never have to hear the word "veepstakes" again! When Romney made the announcement that he had chosen Rep. Paul Ryan as his running ...