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Romney Economy

Behind the Republican Rhetoric: The Misleading Appeal of Free-Market Capitalism

David Coates | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
David Coates

At this moment, the U.S. economy is probably most properly described as a classic example of "crony capitalism." And if we are going anywhere new as an economy, we are in danger of heading to something even worse -- "vulture capitalism."

Progressive Groups Throw Kitchen Sink At Romney In New Ad Campaign

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 10.25.2012 | Politics

With the 'throw the kitchen sink' phase of the presidential campaign now in high gear, two progressive groups are launching some of the sharpest attac...

10 Economic Questions for the 2012 Campaign

Glenn Hubbard | Posted 11.18.2012 | Business
Glenn Hubbard

These questions are important, but they need to be considered together. There are strong interactions between fiscal sustainability and growth. Between growth and job creation.

Romney: Obama Gets No Credit For Stopping Recession From Going Further

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In an interview with a local Virginia television station on Sunday, Mitt Romney went further than normal in criticizing the president's ...

Executives <3 Obama

Reuters | Posted 10.17.2012 | Business

LONDON, Aug 17 (Reuters) - Twice as many business executives around the world say the global economy will prosper better if incumbent U.S. president...

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Economic Advisers Draft White Paper To Back Up Job Creation Predictions | Jon Ward | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign released a paper by four of its top economic advisers on Thursday to back up its assertion that Romney's tax refo...

Welcome to the Romney Economy -- Making Millions by Shipping Our Jobs Overseas

Elizabeth Parisian | Posted 09.20.2012 | Politics
Elizabeth Parisian

The Romney Economy dictates that it is OK to turn places like Freeport, Illinois into what the "ghost towns" by shipping jobs to China if it results in Romney and other finance industry elites increasing their personal wealth.

Jon Ward

Economy Dragging Obama 'Out To Sea,' Says Romney Aide | Jon Ward | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

BOSTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign seized on a poll out Wednesday evening showing the presumptive Republican nominee leading President Barack Obama nati...

Romney Loses Support For His Handling Of Key Issue

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

Voter confidence in Mitt Romney's ability to fix the economy has slipped over the last month, according to a Pew Research Center poll released Thursda...

Romney Leans On Republican Governor To Downplay Good Economic News

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- There has always been friction between Mitt Romney and certain Republican governors over how best to frame the state of the economy. While...

Romney Gives Obama An 'F'

Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is giving President Barack Obama "an F, across the board" for his handling of the econo...

Struggling White Voters Favor Mitt Romney? It Makes No Sense

Brian J. Siebel | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics
Brian J. Siebel

There is a serious disconnect here. On economic issues, Mitt Romney would be a disaster for any middle class voter who is struggling financially. Why do only some of those voters see it?

Romney's 'Stupid' Fib About The Economy

Mother Jones | Posted 07.04.2012 | Politics

On April 24, the night Mitt Romney triumphed in five primary contests and essentially clinched the Republican presidential nomination, the former Mass...

Romney's Etch A Sketch Campaign Begins

New York | Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics

Two constituencies that President Obama is holding onto about as strongly now as he did four years ago are voters under 30 and Latinos. In what is pro...

Mitt Romney's Jobs Record To Be Scrutinized By Potential 2012 Rivals

Posted 06.13.2011 | Politics

BOSTON (Reuters) - Republican heavyweight Mitt Romney, in a second bid for the White House, is promoting his private-sector business experience to sho...