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Mitt Romney Election

Obama, Mitt Romney Sprint Toward Finish Line

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and NANCY BENAC | Posted 11.04.2012 | Politics

MENTOR, Ohio -- Reaching for the finish line, Republican Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama embarked Saturday on the final 72-hour haul of their l...

The View From Romney Country

Death Race | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Death Race

Romney's near perfect campaign event was interrupted by a heckler screaming "Climate change caused Sandy!" just one of the signs that, outside of the Farm Bureau Center, Virginia might not be Romney country after all.

Romney and the Far Right: Mainstreaming Extremism

Peter Montgomery | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Peter Montgomery

Mitt Romney's campaign for the presidency has been one long exercise in giving dangerous, harmful, extreme policies a place right at the top of the presidential ticket.

LIVE UPDATES: Presidential Election Enters Final Stretch

Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

All eyes are on the presidential election as voters head out to cast ballots in the race for the White House, as well as in congressional and gubernat...

Has Romney FINALLY Found an Issue He Can't Flip On?

David Trumble | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics
David Trumble

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The Drowning Man

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 12.27.2012 | Politics
Jeffrey Feldman

For everyone who thinks that this endless flailing against the sea of truth will end if Mitt Romney were to win the election and become president, guess again. It will never end.

Big Issues Left Out Of Presidential Race

Posted 10.25.2012 | Politics

By CHARLES BABINGTON, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Of the roughly 50,000 words spoken in this month's three presidential debates, none were ...

The Rich, the Republicans and the Middle Class

Richard Hoffman | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics
Richard Hoffman

It is pretty obvious why the rich are investing hundreds of millions of their own money to elect Republicans and to defeat Obama. These are investments from which they expect to amass enormous returns by exercising control over government financial policies.

Fact Check: Romney's '47 Percent' Claims

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 09.18.2012 | Business

Mitt Romney's now infamous comments about half of America made at a May fundraiser are not only offensive, but also inaccurate. In a video taken at...

Policy Pseudocertainty

Eric Schoenberg | Posted 10.17.2012 | Business
Eric Schoenberg

The future of government policy in a democracy is always uncertain. Unless Governor Romney wants to create a dictatorial regime able to prevent future policy changes, the real issue is not certainty but pseudocertainty.

Portrait of a Flip Flopper: Mitt Flips on Mercury

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Yesterday, presidential hopeful Mitt Romney waded into the "current" Congressional battle to clean up power plants, taking the side of industry over public health.

Seriously Guys, Would You Invite Mitt Romney to a Barbecue?

John Blumenthal | Posted 07.15.2012 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

Before Election Day, ask yourselves this: Is Mitt Romney really the kind of dude you'd want peering over your shoulder while you stand in front of your Weber wondering why the burgers are sticking to the grill again?

Survey Finds Deep Challenges For Romney

Posted 01.09.2012 | Religion

By Lauren Markoe Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) More than four in 10 American voters say they are uncomfortable with the idea of a Mormon ...