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Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney Accuses Russia Of Corruption In Sochi Olympics | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney criticized Russia Sunday for spending an excessive amount of money on hosting the Olympics...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Huntsman To Romney: 'Government Is Not A Business' | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney has built his candidacy for president on his experience in the private sector, constantly hailing his management skills as c...

Mitt's Antoinette Problem

Brent Budowsky | Posted 11.21.2012 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

Mitt Romney and Marie Antoinette stand for the adoration of the privileged few who prosper from great nations and a condescension toward the many who make great nations, whom Romney should salute and not insult.

Romney: '02 Olympics Made Possible By 'Enormous Spending And Services' Of Federal Government

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney said he would have been unable to host the 2002 Winter Olympic Games in Salt Lake City, Utah, had it not been for the "enormous spending a...

New Romney Ad Asks You To 'Believe In Our Future'

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign and the Republican National Committee together released a new television ad Tuesday, touting the presumptive Republican nominee...

Pro-Romney Group Makes Big Move For Candidate

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK — An independent group backing Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is out with a new TV ad featuring a trio of former Olympic ath...

Mitt on Mitt

Jayne Lyn Stahl | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics
Jayne Lyn Stahl

Mitt Romney got off to a royal start when he visited London Thursday on the eve of the Olympics.

Romney Now: 'It Looks Like London Is Ready'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics

After getting rebuked by Prime Minister David Cameron and London Mayor Boris Johnson and getting savaged by the British press for questioning London's...

Sam Stein

EXCLUSIVE: Harry Reid Says Romney Embarrassed U.S. | Sam Stein | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney embarrassed the United States, and himself, by going to London and insulting the British in advance of the Olympics, Senate ...

Mitt Romney Walks Back Olympics Criticism

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney, in his first trip abroad as the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, is trying to walk back comments he made questioning London's Olympi...

Romney Wins Olympic Gold For 'Shafting' Middle Class In Super PAC Ad

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics

The Pro-Barack Obama super PAC, Priorities USA Action, attacks Mitt Romney's record of outsourcing jobs and stashing wealth in offshore accounts in a ...

Obama Campaign Back To Attacks

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.23.2012 | Politics

Within three days of both presidential campaigns suspending attacks -- at least in one state -- after a shooting in Aurora, Colo., the Obama team is b...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Brought Bain Capital With Him To The Olympics | Sam Stein | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Mitt Romney transitioned from working full-time at Bain Capital to running the Salt Lake Organizing Committee, he did not fully lea...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney Outsourced 2002 Olympics Uniforms To Burma | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

UPDATE: 7/17, 11:15 a.m. -- HuffPost has confirmed the authenticity of the photo published on Daily Kos. WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney was noticeably u...

WATCH: Romney Won't Take A Stand On U.S. Olympic Uniform Outsourcing

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

In spite of all the outrage provoked by Ralph Lauren's outsourcing of the manufacturing of the U.S. Olympic uniform to China, and in spite of lawmaker...

Elise Foley

Adviser Says Romney 'Retired Retroactively' From Bain Capital | Elise Foley | Posted 07.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney adviser Ed Gillespie said Sunday that the candidate "retired retroactively" from his job at Bain Capital, which Romney maint...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week, researchers at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (aka CERN) found God. Or at least "the god particle." A Big Bang of Higgs boson jokes ensued -- many of them involving a priest and a play on the word "mass." With the god particle out of the way, maybe the CERN folks can try to isolate Mitt Romney's position on health care next. Speaking of Romney, he took a break from competing in the "Romney Olympics" and riding jet skis on Lake Winnipesaukee to criticize President Obama for the dreary June jobs report and promise to create an economy where more Americans can "take a vacation now and then with their loved ones." HuffPost's Jason Cherkis offered a suggestion for a new Romney campaign slogan: "A jet ski in every pot." Finally, don't believe those sources: Chief Justice Roberts didn't write any of this Sunday Roundup.

Ryan Grim

Disgraced Banker Backs Away From Mitt Romney | Ryan Grim | Posted 07.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A disgraced London banker has rescinded an offer to co-host a high-dollar fundraiser for Mitt Romney, sparing the GOP hopeful the diffic...

Should We Vote for Mitt Romney for His Business Acumen Alone?

Marvin Meadors | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics
Marvin Meadors

Given this emphasis on his private sector experience, should we vote for Mitt for his storied business acumen hoping it will translate into concrete policies that strengthen the economy? Romney's business success is as storied as is his political tone deafness.

Mitt Romney Threatened On Plane: 'Violent Passenger' Confronts Former Presidential Candidate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An unrelated series of bizarre air travel incidents the past three days has been capped with a physical threat made by a "violent passenger" against f...