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Romney Middle Class

'If' Only Romney Understood Women

Joan Fitz-Gerald | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Joan Fitz-Gerald

Romney's answer about equality in the work force began, "if you are going to have women in the workforce, you need to be more flexible." The "if" says a lot about his inability to accept the fact that most women are working outside the home.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Show Of Compassion Toward Middle Class Leaves Ohio Voters Unconvinced | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

DAYTON, Ohio -- Kelly McCoy, a 40-year-old single mother of two, lives in a low-income neighborhood here. As she browses the aisles of Deals, a thrift...

Romney Seizes On Middle-Class Malaise

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney released a new ad Wednesday hitting President Barack Obama over the falling fortunes of middle-class Americans in...

Marco Rubio: Joe Biden Is 'The Best Thing We've Got Going'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

DENVER, Colo. -- Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) took advantage on Wednesday of Vice President Joe Biden's comment that the middle class has been "buried" i...

What Romney's 'Trust Me' Campaign Doesn't Want You to See

Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm | Posted 11.24.2012 | Politics
Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm

This is America, not ancient Troy. We're not just going to let in a giant horse because it has nice hair. We deserve a look inside, even if you don't want us to. And we're not going to like what we see.

Romney Retools Pitch To Poor, Middle Class

Reuters | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics

* Republican tries to turn missteps to advantage * Trails Obama by 5 points in Reuters/Ipsos poll * Republicans fear can...

Dear Mitt, We Are Not Who You Think We Are: Romney's Warped View of the Middle Class

Paolo Romanacci | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics
Paolo Romanacci

How could Mitt Romney know what working Americans really want or need? His entire life he has been surrounded by tycoons, oligarchs and plutocrats who all share his philosophy about life.

Why Mitt Romney Should "Be Concerned About the Very Poor"

Steven Cohen | Posted 04.07.2012 | Politics
Steven Cohen

I accept the idea that there are different ways to address poverty. Conservatives believe that a rising economic tide lifts all boats. That may be true -- but first you've got to have a boat.