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Mitt Romney Endorsements

Why An Expected Romney Boost Failed To Materialize

Howard Fineman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Howard Fineman

WASHINGTON -- A week ago, The Des Moines Register surprised the political world by endorsing Mitt Romney for president, the first time the storied Iow...

Newspaper Endorsements Stack Up For Obama, Romney

The Huffington Post | Janell Ross | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

While many media observers question the import of newspaper endorsements, editorial boards at most of the nation's major dailies continue to formally ...

New York Times Endorses President Obama's Reelection

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama picked up the endorsement of The New York Times on Saturday, a decision the paper's editorial board said was due to administrat...

Guess Who Just Endorsed Mitt Romney?

Posted 10.26.2012 | New York

It's been a week of unexpected endorsements for former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney. First, there was the professional wrestler who was paid $5,...

An Open Letter to Buzz Bissinger

Jason Stanford | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Jason Stanford

I believe that the truth should mean something, and as one of our country's best non-fiction writers, you should, too. But the reasons you're giving for abandoning Obama are nothing more than bad romantic fiction.

Michael McAuliff

Romney Cuts Suddenly Controversial Endorsement From Website

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's campaign has quietly removed the endorsement by Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.) from its website in the wake of revelation...

Mitt Romney Endorsed By Two Swing State Newspapers

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 10.07.2012 | Politics

On Sunday, two swing-state newspapers endorsed Mitt Romney for president in the 2012 election, with one explicitly citing last week's debate as part o...

Clint Eastwood and Jenna Jameson Endorse Mitt Romney with Varying Degrees of Flattery, Class

Vanity Fair | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics
Vanity Fair

"When you're rich, you want a Republican in office," Jameson said while sipping champagne in a VIP room at Gold Club in San Francisco. And that, Clint Eastwood, is how you really endorse Mitt Romney.

Porn Star Endorses Romney From Strip Club

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.03.2012 | Politics

Retired porn star Jenna Jameson waded into the 2012 presidential race on Thursday, choosing a San Francisco strip club as the venue to announce her su...

Lila Shapiro

Gay Conservative Group Endorses Romney Despite Same-Sex Marriage Opposition

HuffingtonPost.com | Lila Shapiro | Posted 06.20.2012 | Gay Voices

On Tuesday night, the board of directors of GOProud, a group of gay conservatives and their allies, endorsed former Gov. Mitt Romney for president, de...

Lucia Graves

Rand Paul Backs Dad On Legalizing Hemp

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics

After forsaking his dad for rival presidential candidate Mitt Romney last Thursday, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) joined Ron Paul's movement to legalize hemp...

George W. Bush: 'I'm For Mitt Romney'

Posted 07.15.2012 | Politics

Former President George W. Bush endorsed Mitt Romney on Tuesday, reports ABC News. "I'm for Mitt Romney," he said to ABC News as an elevator closed...

WATCH: An Endorsement Romney Probably Doesn't Want

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.09.2012 | Entertainment

Mitt Romney earned an endorsement from someone in the movies, and he probably wishes he didn't. Sacha Baron Cohen's character Admiral General Aladeen ...

Santorum Endorses Romney

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former presidential hopeful Rick Santorum urged his supporters to back fellow Republican Mitt Romney's campaign Monday in a late-night e...

Ted Nugent Stumps For Romney, Says Obama Admin 'Wiping Ass With Constitution'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 04.17.2012 | Entertainment

Rocker Ted Nugent came out strong for Mitt Romney at this weekend's National Rifle Association convention, blasting the Obama administration as "wipin...

Jason Linkins

Mitt Romney Gets Key Endorsements Long After It Matters, So, Thanks For Nothing, Guys!

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

From early on in the campaign, one of the key advantages that Mitt Romney claimed in his march to the nomination was the portfolio of endorsements he ...

Gene Simmons Endorses GOP Candidate, Regrets 2008 Obama Endorsement

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics

Kiss frontman Gene Simmons endorsed Republican presidential primary candidate Mitt Romney on Tuesday in an interview with Fox News, expressing regret ...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Mocks Mitt Romney's Tepid Endorsements

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 04.03.2012 | Comedy

As the GOP primary race drags on, Jon Stewart is more and more convinced that Republicans will pick Mitt Romney to be the 2012 nominee -- even if they...

Mitt Romney Rivals Split On Whether To Ever Back Him

AP | Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's rivals are split on whether they would ever embrace the GOP presidential front-runner if he were the party's nominee. Ron...

Elise Foley

Romney Endorsed By Wisconsin Senator: 'He's The Only Person That Really Has A Chance'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 04.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) endorsed Mitt Romney on NBC's "Meet the Press" on Sunday, two days before a primary in Johnson's home state th...

Jeb Bush: Endorsing Romney Is an Endorsement of His Cruel Immigration Policy

Cesar Vargas | Posted 05.22.2012 | Latino Voices
Cesar Vargas

For Latino families of mixed-status, Jeb Bush's endorsement of Romney shows a dangerous path, and a lack of understanding and caring for our communities. He has decided to follow his party into the void rather than lead his party to the future.

Mitt Romney Wins The Endorsement Of Largest Newspaper In Alabama

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

With less than a week before the Alabama primary, Mitt Romney has won the endorsement of the Birmingham News, the state's largest newspaper. The edito...

Jason Linkins

Romney Campaign Endorses Some Portions Of The Newspaper Endorsements They Receive

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 02.23.2012 | Detroit

The good news, I suppose, for GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, is that he's won the endorsement of the Detroit Free Press. The bad news is that...

Romney Skips To Minnesota Amid Talks Of Big Endorsement

Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

Fresh off a landslide victory in the Florida primary, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney flew to Minnesota Tuesday, rather than to the next...

To Endorse or Not Endorse: GOP Leaders Still Holding Out on Romney

Stewart J. Lawrence | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics
Stewart J. Lawrence

The real bellwether of Romney's standing as a candidate isn't the number of endorsements he's already won -- it's the endorsements he's been denied, and apparently, won't receive.