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Romney Iowa

CAPTION CONTEST: Romney Wades Through Corn Field

Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney was in Iowa on Wednesday, and he stopped by a Des Moines corn field. He's joined in the field by Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey a...

Sam Stein

Romney's Secret Weapon | Sam Stein | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's increasingly likely victory in the Republican presidential primary is a testament to the value of a well-organized and hea...

Citizen Romney

James Campion | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics
James Campion

Citizen Romney is the new and improved candidate, who has smartly buried Willard Mitt Romney's Senate candidate/governor past as a fiscal and social liberal by selling himself as Business Man Deluxe.

The Cruel Manipulation of American Democracy Continues

Russell Simmons | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics
Russell Simmons

What happened in Iowa represents the latest regressive manifestation of how huge amounts of money continue to cruelly manipulate American democracy.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Is 'Still The 25 Percent Man,' Says David Axelrod | Sam Stein | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

CONCORD, N.H. -- President Barack Obama's reelection campaign sought to spin the results of the Iowa caucuses Wednesday, arguing in a conference call ...

Romney Does A Victory Lap

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney said he recognizes victory in Iowa doesn't guarantee the Republican presidential nomination, sayin...

Look for the Romney Hemorrhage Starting Wednesday Morning

Lanny Davis | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics
Lanny Davis

It doesn't matter if Mitt Romney wins the Iowa caucuses tonight or not. He is about to experience a severe political hemorrhage.

Jon Ward

Romney: 'I Am Not A Wall Street Guy, Classically Defined' | Jon Ward | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said in an interview Thursday that none of the money that flowed into Bain Capital d...

Amanda Terkel

Romney Campaign Steps Up Its Game In Iowa | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's presidential campaign gave its clearest indication yet that it plans on competing more aggressively in Iowa than originall...

Sam Stein

GOP 2012 Candidates Spending Hardly Any Campaign Money In Iowa | Sam Stein | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The longstanding theory that the Iowa caucus is won by retail politics has been deeply challenged in this election cycle, as Republican ...

Sam Stein

Romney Refines Position On Ethanol Subsidies On His Return To Iowa | Sam Stein | Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As Mitt Romney tiptoes his way back into Iowa in anticipation of contesting the critical early January caucus, he's enduring more ...

Evangelical Attacks Come Back To Iowa Voters

West Des Moines, IA Patch | Beth DalbeyEmail the Author | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Four years ago, as evangelical Christians flexed their political muscle during Iowa Caucus season, Republican voter Kathy Arzani winced at scripted re...

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...

Romney Struggles to Hold Iowa: Will His Early Investment Pay Off?

Chase Martyn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chase Martyn

This story is a collaborative effort between Iowa Independent and HuffPost's OffTheBus. As part of our investigation, OffTheBus members spoke with mor...

Romney Surging In Polls Before Iowa Caucus

Salt Lake City Tribune | Thomas Burr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

COLUMBUS JUNCTION, Iowa -- Down more than 10 points in the polls here only weeks ago, Mitt Romney appears to be surging back days before Iowans head t...