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GM Chief Says Romney Had 'Short-Sighted' View On Auto Bailout

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

Speaking Monday on "CBS This Morning," General Motors CEO Dan Akerson said that presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's stance against the ...

Why Bully-Gate Matters

Jay Michaelson | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics
Jay Michaelson

As I returned home from the movie Bully, I read about Mitt Romney's high school bullying. There are some who say this 37-year-old story is irrelevant, but there are at least three reasons why that's not so.

Howard Fineman

Mystery Mitt: Who Is He Really? | Howard Fineman | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has a lovely corner office at his Boston campaign headquarters. Two walls of tall windows give him a view of the inner re...

Dave Jamieson

Romney Says Obama 'Takes Marching Orders From Union Bosses' | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics

Speaking to a crowd at a campaign stop in Lansing, Mich., on Tuesday, presumptive GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney took a swipe at both Presiden...

Obama Goes After Latino Vote With New Ads (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics

The Obama campaign rolled out its second batch in a series of TV and radio advertisements aimed at Latinos Tuesday, hoping to burnish the president's ...

Three Things Mitt Romney Shouldn't Talk About

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

Romney harps on what he calls the president's "failed" economic leadership. Since Romney wants to make 2012 a referendum on the Obama record, it might be instructive to take a look at his.

Labor Super PAC Makes Its First Anti-Romney Ad Buy

Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics

Workers' Voice, the super PAC of the AFL-CIO, announced on Monday that it was making a "hyper-targeted," half-million-dollar online ad buy aimed at pu...

The View From the Rooftops

Mitch Feierstein | Posted 05.07.2012 | Business
Mitch Feierstein

Shareholders need to take a hit. That way, the ground will be cleared for better managed companies and stockholders will be reminded about the responsibilities of ownership. And central bankers should take responsibility too.

Sam Stein

Romney Says Obama Should Have Historically Rare Metric For Job Growth | Sam Stein | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Friday's news of yet another month of tepid job growth in April provided Mitt Romney with an opening both to criticize the president's p...

The Moral Tax

Edward Flattau | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics
Edward Flattau

From a moral standpoint, there is no question that presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney should retract opposition to the Obama Administration's 61-cent federal excise tax increase on cigarettes.

Mike Wallace -- Media Man Putting News in Perspective

David Tereshchuk | Posted 07.03.2012 | Media
David Tereshchuk

Among the many references during the ceremony to Mike's high-profile performance-skills in his long tenure at 60 Minutes, there was, thank God, some recognition that sheer journalism lay at the core of his work.

Michael Calderone

News Orgs Resist Romney Campaign Deciding Press Pool Members | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.02.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- News organizations pushed back Wednesday after Mitt Romney's campaign decided the website BuzzFeed should be excluded from a rotating pres...

Top Romney Surrogate Slams Afghanistan Withdrawal Timetable

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

Former Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty, a top surrogate for presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, criticized President Barack Obama on Wed...

Michael Calderone

Openly Gay Romney Spokesman Resigns After Two Weeks | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

Richard Grenell, presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's controversial choice for national security spokesman, is leaving the campaign less...

AFL-CIO Rolls Out New Romney Video, 'Meet Mr. 1 Percent'

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

Revealing some of its messaging strategies for the election, the AFL-CIO released a video Monday painting GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney as "Mr....

Michael Calderone

Inside The 2012 Twitter-Fueled News Cycle | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.27.2012 | Media

NEW YORK -- When Pierre Prosper, a foreign policy adviser to presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney, accused President Barack Obama Thursda...

Romney Campaign Spinning Numbers

Now with Alex | Joshua Chaffee | Posted 04.26.2012 | Politics

A Mitt Romney campaign announcement declaring its latest fundraising figures raised a few eyebrows on our team -- not because of the amount of money t...

What Romney's Choice Of A Gay Spokesman Means

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

A few weeks ago I noted that the president must distinguish himself further from Mitt Romney on the gay issue, given that Romney, wrapping up the primaries, would now be trying to blur the lines. Sure enough, the blurring began last week.

Romney Campaign Shifts Focus

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A day after claiming the title of Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney moved aggressively Wednesday to coordinate with the ...

Sam Stein

Romney Fails To Turn Voter Contact Into Donor Cash | Sam Stein | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In many of the states in which he waged a vigorous primary campaign, Mitt Romney has failed to convert that direct contact with voters i...

INTERACTIVE: How Mitt Sees The U.S.

Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics

Over the course of the 2012 campaign, GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has proven himself a master of a routine political tactic: the pander. ...

Romney Responds To Obama's 'Silver Spoon' Comment

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.19.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney rejected a comment President Barack Obama made on Wednesday, telling Fox News Thursday morning that it was indicative of how the president...

Dog Wars Escalate With Obama Dog Meat Anecdote

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics

For the first time, the Mitt Romney campaign is fighting back in the War on Dogs. The Daily Caller's Jim Treacher posted a blog item Tuesday with a...

Ted Nugent's Threat On Obama Draws Piddling Response From Romney Campaign

Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics

Ted Nugent has reportedly won the attention of the Secret Service for saying at the National Rifle Association convention over the weekend that "If Ba...

Why Romney Is Old... Alone... Done For

Jason Stanford | Posted 06.17.2012 | Politics
Jason Stanford

If Romney sticks to the script he comes across like Romney the Robot, an automaton who will say anything because he doesn't really believe in anything other than closing the deal.