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Romney Vice President

Mitt Romney, You're No Jack Kennedy

Don McNay | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics
Don McNay

As the vice presidential debates take place this week near my home in Kentucky, one thought keeps going through my head. Mitt Romney would have a better chance of winning if he had chosen Senator Rob Portman as his running mate.

Alex Becker

Paul Ryan Says He "Never Asked For Stimulus," Contradicts AP Report | Alex Becker | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON-- In a television interview with WCPO Cincinnati, Republican vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) directly contradicted an A...

Sam Stein

Paul Ryan's Early Support For The Auto Bailout Pits Him Against Romney | Sam Stein | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's choice of Paul Ryan as his vice presidential candidate on Saturday morning marks a symbolic end point to the presumptive Republican nomi...

Romney to Release Tax Returns This Neverday

Annabelle Gurwitch | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics
Annabelle Gurwitch

I'd love to be around on that neverday when Mitt Romney releases his tax returns, but for today, I'm just watching the hair.

Friday Talking Points -- A Really Boring Election?

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

If your irony-detector is as acute as mine, you'll appreciate the GOP this week completely and utterly destroying two of their bedrock positions just to score a few cheap political points.

Romney On Veepstakes: 'I Give You Nothing On That'

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

In an interview with CNN that aired Sunday, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney dodged the question of who he has in mind for a vi...

John Boehner: 'I'm Partial' To Rob Portman For VP

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) wants Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) to be the next vice president. "I'm partial to Rob Portman,” Bo...

VP Choice Matters. Why Romney Must Get It Right

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics
James Marshall Crotty

The VP choice matters. And Romney needs to get it absolutely right. Now, if only portly New Jersey Governor Chris Christie would share some of his largesse with razor thin Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Romney might have his man.

Romney Appears On Brink Of VP Decision

Reuters | Posted 09.16.2012 | Politics

* Campaign official says no decision has been made * Portman, Pawlenty, Jindal among top names * Safe choice seen as lik...

What Vice Presidential Selections Tell Us About Our Presidents

Mark Joseph | Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics
Mark Joseph

In the last 30 years, we've learned a lot about our presidents and wanna-be presidents by whom they chose and as Mitt Romney seeks a running mate, we'll also learn a thing or two about him.

Romney VP Pick Could Come At Surprise Time

Reuters | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics

* Tradition is to name running-mate right before convention * Some see advantage in going early * Potential vice preside...

Jason Linkins

Which 'Incredibly Boring White Guy' Will Romney Choose? | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

Yesterday, Politico reported that the Romney campaign had come to an important strategic decision that basically boiled down to, "Let's take all the r...

2012 Veepstakes

Will Durst | Posted 07.08.2012 | Comedy
Will Durst

The Vice Presidency is an odd job interview. Best way to apply is to deny desiring the position. Saying exemplary things about the candidate never hurts.

GOP Veeps

Jeff Danziger | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Romney Veep

Jeff Danziger | Posted 06.02.2012 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Mitt Romney: McCain's Vice President?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AUG 26 -- Romney Says Biden's Clips Are Worse Than His: Reacting to old chatter that his sparring with McCain could hurt his VP chances, Mitt Romney s...

Sam Stein

Can Romney Overcome Disdain He Faces In McCain's Inner Circle? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It was just six short months ago that Mitt Romney was the object of ridicule within John McCain's orbit. In the Republican primary, McCain argued that...

Bush And Supporters Push Romney As Vice President

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fred Barnes of the Weekly Standard reports that President Bush favors former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney as Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) running m...

McCain: Romney Seems Interested In VP Spot

CNN | Alex Mooney and Alexander Marquardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Arizona senator joked Wednesday he got the impression Romney is interested in the No. 2 spot on the Republican presidential ticket after watching ...