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Romney Campaign, News Outlets Embroiled In Travel Controversy

BuzzFeed | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics

Nine news outlets that covered the election sent a joint letter Monday to former Romney campaign officials to contest expenses billed to their reporte...

An Inside Look At How Romney Lost

The Washington Post | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

In early spring, President Obama's veteran campaign staff in Chicago confronted the question that would ultimately determine the presidency: how to ru...

Romney: 'Some Gays Are Actually Having Children. It's Not Right on Paper. It's Not Right in Fact.'

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

We've witnessed many Mitt Romneys, but the one unearthed yesterday is perhaps the most vicious and cruel: a zealot who, as governor, became hellbent on stigmatizing the children of gay and lesbian parents, labeling them outcasts and causing them to suffer hardship throughout their lives.

Romney Campaign Confuses With Venn Diagram

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

Usually, Venn diagrams are an effective tool to show where two or three things do and do not overlap. Mitt Romney's campaign chose to use a Venn diagr...

Hunter Stuart

WATCH: Romney's Awkward Bonding Tour Of America | Hunter Stuart | Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics

No matter how many times Mitt Romney's wife, aides and old friends try to convince the public and the media that the Republican presidential candidate...

Hunter Stuart

WATCH: The Six Dumbest Things GOP Politicians Have Said About Birth Control Recently | Hunter Stuart | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

Now that former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is the presumptive Republican nominee for president, contraception no longer rules the national convers...

Mr. Mittbot, You and Me

James Moore | Posted 03.17.2012 | Politics
James Moore

America has only two types of citizens: millionaires and those who shortly expect to be millionaires. The result is we admire money and project onto the wealthy characteristics they don't possess. And putting those people into the White House is a grave mistake.

Mitt Romney Wins 2012 Iowa Caucus

Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney was projected the winner of Tuesday night's Iowa caucus. The former Massachusetts governor emerged victorious over former Sen. Rick Sa...

Romney Looks To Avert 2008 History From Repeating Itself

Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is heading into Tuesday's Iowa Caucus confident about his chances of coming out on top in the Republican contest...

In Political Past, GOP Candidate Worked To Reassure Liberals

The Washington Post | Peter Wallsten and Juliet Eilperin | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney was firm and direct with the abortion rights advocates sitting in his office nine years ago, assuring the group that if elected Massachuse...

Schakowsky Slams Romney Before GOP Candidate's Chicago Fundraiser

Posted 12.27.2011 | Chicago

In what Chicago Sun-Times columnist Lynn Sweet calls "a tactic designed to turn off GOP primary voters," Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) sent a letter to...

Twist In Political Past Could Bite GOP Contender

The Los Angeles Times | Noam N. Levey | Posted 12.24.2011 | Politics

The Massachusetts healthcare law that then-Gov. Mitt Romney signed in 2006 includes a program known as the Health Safety Net, which allows undocumente...

Mitt Romney Delivers Speech On Foreign Policy

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney pledged Friday to boost the number of Navy ships and pour more money into defense, outlining proposals t...

Romney Not Used To Wearing Apron

Posted 11.25.2011 | Politics

By STEVE PEOPLES, ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) MANCHESTER, N.H. — Mitt Romney is not used to wearing an apron. But the Republican presidential candidate...

Paul Blumenthal

Secret Corporate Money Powers Pro-Romney Super PAC | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A corporation that contributed $1 million to a political action committee supporting the presidential bid of former Massachusetts Govern...

Inside 'The Mittness Protection Program'

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 10.02.2011 | Politics

Call it the Mittness Protection Program. Through the hot summer of 2011, the front-runner for the Republican nomination has been in hiding....

Good News For Mitt Romney & Bad News For Newt

Posted 09.05.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's campaign is reporting that it raised $18.25 million over the course of the past three months. “V...

Mitt Romney Reverses Course Again

Posted 09.04.2011 | Politics

This post has been updated. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said that the U.S. economy has deteriorated under the Obama administratio...

DeMint Explains Past Support For Contentious Health Care Plan

CNN | Peter Hamby | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

With the Republican base largely unified in its contempt for President Obama's health care law, Sen. Jim DeMint, an icon of the tea party movement, ha...

Key Factors Could Determine Outcome Of Potential Obama-Romney Match-Up

Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - While it is still very early, indications are that the most likely match up in the 2012 presidential election will be between P...

Romney A Straw Man, Ready To Be Toppled?

Time | Joe Klein | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

And yet there is a jittery sense among Republican savants that Romney is a straw man, ready to be toppled, because the party has changed irrevocably. ...

Mitt Romney Announces Presidential Campaign

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.02.2011 | Politics

Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney declared his candidacy for president of United States on Thursday. The Republican hopeful made the announ...

Mitt Romney Set To Kick Off Presidential Campaign

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- What are the odds of this? A guy gets into a head-on collision, has a police officer write "He is dead" at the scene, and lives to tell....

Mitt Romney's Own Words From 2008 May Haunt Him In 2012

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.27.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — Republican Mitt Romney is returning to Iowa to begin what his aides promise will be a leaner campaign for the state's leadoff nom...

Mitt Romney To Launch Campaign For President

Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney is expected to formally launch a campaign for president of the United States next week in the key early prim...