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Mitt Romney Defense

Romney Rules Out Defense Budget Cuts

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney vowed not to use the military to help balance the budget in an interview Saturday with a Virginia Beach televisio...

Cut the Pentagon Budget, Not Social Security and Veterans' Benefits

Robert Naiman | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics
Robert Naiman

It's not only on the tax side that Romney-Ryan budget policies favor the 1%, but also on the spending side. The majority of federal discretionary spending is now eaten up by the Pentagon budget.

Mitt Romney Makes Striking, Costly Pledge

The Huffington Post | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

In a week when defense industry leaders gathered in Washington to sound the alarm about potential cuts to defense spending, Mitt Romney pledged his su...

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney Calls 2012 Election A 'Battle' Over What's In His Heart, And He's Losing

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– When Mitt Romney told NAACP conventioneers this week that they would support him for president if they only "understood who I truly am...

Romney's Defense Numbers Don't Add Up

Los Angeles Times | Doyle McManus | Posted 06.25.2012 | Politics

Here's an issue that hasn't been debated much in the presidential campaign but ought to be: How much should we spend on defense?...

Romney's $2 Trillion Gimmick

Christopher Preble | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics
Christopher Preble

Mitt Romney's intention to shower so much money on the Pentagon -- on top of the huge increases of the past decade -- will compound the nation's strategic problems, as well as its fiscal ones.

Romney's Foreign Policy Plan Includes Adding 100,000 Active Duty Troops

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says America must rebuild its national defense system. He's proposing adding 10...

Mitt Romney: Defense Spending Not On The Table In My Administration

The Hill | Michael O'Brien | Posted 07.16.2011 | Politics

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (R) said Monday he wouldn't cut the defense budget if he's elected president. ...