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Sam Stein

Mitt Romney As Governor Pushed For More Energy-Efficient Light Bulbs | Sam Stein | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's effort to turn up the heat, so to speak, on President Barack Obama over the issue of rising gas prices has had various ele...

The Thrill Is Gone: Are Republicans Giving Up on the White House?

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics
Stewart J. Lawrence

With Maine Senator Olympia Snowe's sudden retirement, and Democrat Bob Kerrey's unexpected decision to re-enter the Nebraska race, even the GOP's strategic fall-back option is no longer looking like a sure thing.

Mitt Romney of Mars

Chris Kelly | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics
Chris Kelly

Reading about the failure of a can't-miss, sure-fire, home run that wasn't, like John Carter, made me think about Mitt Romney.

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Ramps Up In Ohio As GOP Leaves | Sam Stein | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is, at its heart, a numbers-driven operation. And among the many mathematically based ...

Conservatives vs. Liberals: More Than Politics

Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 04.09.2012 | Books
Thomas B. Edsall

The contest for power between Democrats and Republicans pits two antithetical value systems against each other; two conflicting concepts of freedom, liberty, fairness, right, and wrong; two mutually exclusive notions of the state, the individual, and the collective good.

Invasion of the Republicrats!

MP Nunan | Posted 03.14.2012 | Comedy
MP Nunan

Are you confused by the amount of cross-the-aisle policy incest going on in the Republican primaries -- and the White House? You're not alone!

Will Romney Lie His Way to the White House?

Dean Baker | Posted 03.10.2012 | Business
Dean Baker

It would be helpful for the media to tell the public that the Republicans have nominated a candidate who doesn't think that he can win the presidency without creating complete fantasies to advance his campaign.

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 ...

Mitt Romney: Obama Promises As Good As Kardashian Wedding Vows

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 01.02.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney made an unusual dig at President Obama on Sunday, comparing him to Kim Kardashian. "I’ve been looking at some video clips on YouTube...

Romney's War on "Entitlement"

Richard Geldard | Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics
Richard Geldard

Romney wants to blame entitlements for our debt crisis and then to tout opportunity as the path to recovery. Well let's look at opportunity as a theme.

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Says Obama's Uncle Should Be Deported | Sam Stein | Posted 12.22.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney stepped deep into the controversial politics of immigration Wednesday, telling a Boston-area talk radio host that President Obama’s Keny...

WATCH: That One Blonde Fox News Anchor Confuses Colbert

Posted 02.15.2012 | Comedy

When Fox News recently broadcast photos of the current GOP presidential candidates but labeled a photo of President Obama as "Mitt Romney," some felt ...

Sam Stein

DNC Takes To The Sky To Taunt Mitt Romney | Sam Stein | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In anticipation of Mitt Romney's set of fundraisers in New York City on Wednesday night, the Democratic National Committee is taking som...

Sam Stein

A Martini Party Member Wanting Tea Party Cred | Sam Stein | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

In more direct terms than usual, a top adviser for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign charged former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney with...

Sam Stein

Romney Questions Whether Gingrich Has What It Takes To Beat Obama | Sam Stein | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

Underscoring the extent to which Newt Gingrich has emerged as a viable candidate in the Republican primary, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, the...

Gibbs Pumps Up Obama's Chances

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's campaign adviser Robert Gibbs said the president could "absolutely" be re-elected despite high unemployment and a struggling ...

Obama Adviser: Mitt Romney Has 'No Core'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's chief campaign strategist, David Axelrod, continued to attack Republican frontrunner and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romne...

Welcome, President Romney

Michael Brenner | Posted 01.14.2012 | Politics
Michael Brenner

Mitt Romney is our next President in all likelihood. It will not be victory for his ideas nor his personality nor his leadership. Conviction, character and capability have little to do with who comes out on top in current American politics.

Romney Beating Obama In Wall Street Donations

The New York Times | NICHOLAS CONFESSORE and GRIFF PALMER | Posted 12.16.2011 | Politics

It is no secret that the relationship between President Obama and Wall Street has chilled. A striking measure of that is the latest campaign finance r...

Rahm Vs. Romney: Candidate Issues Anti-Obama Jobs Video, Mayor Hits Back

Posted 10.04.2011 | Chicago

On the eve of President Obama's 50th birthday, he was in his home town of Chicago, taking a respite from political battles at a fundraiser with some o...

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...

Sam Stein

LISTEN: Romney Defends Longtime Press Nemesis | Sam Stein | Posted 07.18.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON -- Throughout most of his career, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has had what can best be described as a testy relationship ...

Romney's 'Hang' Obama Gaffe Prompts Attempt To Do Damage Control

Posted 06.30.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney's camp is attempting to do damage control after the presidential aspirant made controversial remarks in criticizing President Barack Obama...

Andrea Stone

MIT Economist Behind Massachusetts Health Plan Calls Mitt Romney Attack on 'ObamaCare' 'Largely Political' | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Does Mitt Romney protest too much? He does, says the chief architect of the landmark Massachusetts health care plan that the former gov...

Romney Never True to Thine Own Self

Adam Blickstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adam Blickstein

While addressing a neoconservative conference this week in Washington, Mitt Romney, according to reports, discussed a whole host of national security issues he has little to no experience with.