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Romney 2012

Conservatives Hammer Romney's Cryptic Campaign Strategy

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2012 | Politics

* Romney's strategy could cost him election, some say * Conservatives challenge him to detail his ideas * Republican con...

Romney A Tough Sell For Valuable Voting Bloc

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

(Repeats from earlier Sept 11) By Margot Roosevelt LYNCHBURG, Va., Sept 11 (Reuters) - Sheryl Harris, a voluble 52-year...

The Daily Szep: The Empty Suits

Paul Szep | Posted 11.10.2012 | Comedy
Paul Szep

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LISTEN: Ingraham Rips Romney

Posted 09.10.2012 | Media

Conservative talk show host Laura Ingraham tore into Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on her Monday radio show, arguing that the 2012 pre...

The Politics and Psychology of Time

Robert Klitzman, M.D. | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Robert Klitzman, M.D.

"Time is relative," Einstein discovered. So, too, is political time. But these two facts together cause many problems, as reflected in current debates over the seemingly simple question, "Are you better off than you were four years ago?"

Joe Scarborough's Dark Warning For Mitt Romney

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.10.2012 | Media

Ouch. MSNBC's Joe Scarborough offered some harsh words for Mitt Romney via Twitter on Saturday night. "Romney will lose if he doesn't dramatical...

Romney Endorses Steve King, Draws Fire From Obama Camp

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.07.2012 | Politics

Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), a conservative firebrand known for taking controversial positions on a variety of issues, picked up an endorsement from GOP ...

Election 2012: Rhetoric, The Record, And The Reality Of Equality

Waymon Hudson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Waymon Hudson

One of the favored talking points that conservatives like to direct at the LGBT community is that "Obama is just pandering for your votes with his support of marriage equality." But a look beyond that rhetoric, going deep into the record, tells a vastly different story.

Why President Obama May Lose Florida

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 11.06.2012 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

President Obama should truly be worried about Florida because from the view on the ground, honestly, it just doesn't look good for him. Look at it this way. There are three Florida's...

Romney-Ryan Robocall Attacks Obama For ‘Changing Medicare Forever'

Think Progress | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

Even though Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan want to transform Medicare from a guaranteed benefit to a voucher-based system, essentially phasing out the exis...

Romney Campaign Defends Lack Of War Talk In RNC Speech

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 09.02.2012 | Politics

Associated Press WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign is defending the Republican presidential nominee's decision to make no mention of the polit...

Obama: Republican Ideas Are From 'Last Century'

Reuters | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

By Mark Felsenthal URBANDALE, Iowa, Sept 1 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama tried to bolster his re-election campaign on Saturday wi...

Failing the Commander in Chief Test

Richard Klass | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics
Richard Klass

You would think Romney might acknowledge that we still have a war going on in Afghanistan and that young Americans are still dying there. Before Romney can claim to be a qualified Commander in Chief, he needs to talk to the troops and the vets.

Ryan Budget Divides Candidates, Party

nytimes.com | Posted 09.01.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Even as Mitt Romney and Representative Paul D. Ryan exhort Republicans to embrace their proposed Medicare changes and spending cuts, th...

Robert Bork: Mitt Romney's Corporate-Power Tool

Jamin Raskin | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Jamin Raskin

With Robert Bork at the helm, we will see more impunity and more unaccountability in corporate structures that are "too big to fail" and "too big to jail."

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Romney Heads South To Survey Hurricane Damage

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will make a previously unannounced trip to Louisiana on Friday to visit first responders and survey the da...

WATCH: RNC Airs Moving Biography Of Mitt Romney

Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

Republican National Convention planners picked an interesting time to feature one of the most touching moments of the night, and perhaps week. Abou...

Romney Campaign Finally Launches Bain Defense

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 08.30.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney launched a new website promoting his private sector experience on Thursday, the same day he was set to formally accept the Republican Part...

Romney Sees Bump In Poll Numbers

Reuters | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

By Steve Holland TAMPA, Fla., Aug 30 (Reuters) - Mitt Romney has moved into a narrow lead over U.S. President Barack Obama in a small ...

The Government Helped Him Build That

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 08.30.2012 | Business

If you happen to see Mitt Romney talking about his time at Bain Capital, keep this in mind: The government helped him build that. The question of w...

Ann and Chris: For a Democrat, a Night to Remember

Sandy Goodman | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics
Sandy Goodman

The only thing that moved me about Chris Christie's speech was his invocation of the memory of his Sicilian mother. Sounds like she might have made one hell of a presidential candidate, a lot better than the one Christie had so little to say about Tuesday night.

Mitt's Signature Business Experience Ignored, Again

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

From the 2012 Republican National Convention speeches commending Mitt Romney, a character sketch emerges. Romney, man of faith. Romney, successful...

Obama Hits Back At Romney Pollster

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

At a campaign event on Wednesday, President Barack Obama latched onto remarks made by Neil Newhouse, a pollster for Mitt Romney, who said this week th...

WATCH: GOP's 'We Built It' Mania Reaches A Frenzy At RNC 2012

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

On Tuesday night at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, the GOP's mania over Obama's "you didn't build that" remark reached new heights. ...

Taibbi: Romney Is Gordon Gekko 'With Better PR'

Rolling Stone | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

The great criticism of Mitt Romney, from both sides of the aisle, has always been that he doesn't stand for anything. He's a flip-flopper, they say, a...