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Zach Carter

One Big Partisan Knife: The Real Story Of Mitt Romney's 'Bipartisan' Massachusetts Budget

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Over the past month, Mitt Romney touted similarities between the fiscal mess he inherited as Massachusetts governor and the current U.S....

Report: Romney Left Insensitive Messages For Gold Star Mother After Her Son's Death

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

During an appearance on "The View" last week, Ann Romney stated that her husband Mitt Romney attended the funerals of every fallen soldier from Massac...

Jason Cherkis

Binders Ignored: Romney Had Dismal Record Naming Women Judges In Massachusetts

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When it came to nominating female judges in Massachusetts, Gov. Mitt Romney all but ignored any binders full of women. By 2005, after...

Mitt Romney Ad Hits Obama For Inability To Work With Congress

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

The Romney campaign released a new TV ad Sunday contrasting Mitt Romney's tenure as governor of Massachusetts with President Barack Obama's first term...

Romney: I Can Bring People Together

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney has a message for voters: He can unite the country. His campaign released a new ad Friday showing clips of the Oct. 3 debate in Denver ...

Obama Campaign Attacks Mitt Romney Over Medicaid Cuts In New TV Ad

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

After making hay of Mitt Romney's alleged opposition to Big Bird, President Barack Obama's reelection campaign returned to more serious issues Tuesday...

'Robot' Romney Reportedly Had Awkward Meeting With LGBT Couples

Posted 09.12.2012 | Politics

A new account detailing Mitt Romney's interactions with same-sex couples was published Tuesday, alleging that the former governor had an uncomfortable...

Jason Cherkis

On Blue-Collar Tour, Mitt Romney Posed As Mechanic, Farmer, Butcher

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Back in 2002, when Mitt Romney began running for governor of Massachusetts, his campaign managers thought it would be a good idea to hav...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Will Hit Romney On Education Record As Governor

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.21.2012 | Education

David Driscoll, who recently served as Massachusetts' education commissioner, remembers touring the state's high schools to promote a new scholarship ...

Romney's Style Didn't Fly In Past Experience

AP | ANDREW MIGA and STEVE LeBLANC | Posted 08.02.2012 | Politics

BOSTON -- What worked for Mitt Romney in the corporate boardroom didn't fly in the more raucous corridors of the Massachusetts Legislature. Now the R...

Why Romney Officials Objected To An Antibullying Document

The Boston Globe | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Former governor Mitt Romney’s administration in 2006 blocked publication of a state antibullying guide for Massachusetts public schools because offi...

New Romney Ad: As Massachusetts Governor, Romney Had 'Best Jobs Record In A Decade'

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.08.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's campaign released a new ad on Friday highlighting his economic record as governor of Massachusetts. Titled "Strong Leadership," it is th...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney Failed To Apply Bain Principles To Massachusetts Higher Education System

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's presidential campaign has, in recent days, hailed his experience in the private sector as central to his approach to manag...

Romney Supporters Turn Press Conference Into A Circus

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

David Axelrod, communications director for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign, held a press conference today on the steps of the Massachuset...

Obama Campaign Slams Romney's Massachusetts Record In Web Video

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

The Obama campaign ramped up its attack on Mitt Romney's record in Massachusetts with a new web video on Thursday, which focused on the former governo...

Romney Ignoring Gubernatorial Stint Ahead Of 2012

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

Though Mitt Romney has defended his business record against attacks, there is a part of his past that he's more reluctant to discuss -- his time as Ma...

Romney Not Going For Mass. Appeal

AP | STEVE PEOPLES and THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

BELMONT, Mass. — Don't bet on Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney winning his home state or even trying. "That's not been a topic of ...

Andrea Stone

Mitt Romney's Homeland Security Record In Massachusetts: Everyone A Suspect

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney ran for governor of Massachusetts as the man who saved the 2002 winter Olympics. While much of his focus had been on righting the games in...

Jon Ward

Mitt Romney's Massachusetts Roots Downplayed By His Campaign, Dismissed By Democrats

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Mitt Romney is the latest in a lengthy line of Massachusetts politicians who have tried to become the first president since John F...

GOP Candidate: 'My Views Are Progressive'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney described his views as "progressive" at a 2002 campaign stop in Worcester, Mass., while running for governor. "I think the old standby ...

GOP Candidate Calling For Spending Cuts Aggressively Pursued Federal Money

Mother Jones | Andy Kroll | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

On November 3, at a town hall event in Exeter, New Hampshire, Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney laid out his plan to make the federal govern...

Nikki Haley Adopts Questionable Policy

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's (R) office has a policy of deleting some of its emails, potentially violating the state's public records law. Onl...

Romney Officials Questionable Decision Before GOP Candidate Ran For President

The Boston Globe | Michael Levenson and Matt Viser | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Just before Mitt Romney left the Massachusetts governor's office and first ran for president, 11 of his top aides purchased their state-issued compute...

Malice, Blowback, and the "Yeah, So?" Gambit

Eric Lurio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Lurio

Kennedy's last public act before he died was to write the Massachusetts Democratic leadership and plead for the law that forbids a governor from appointing a senator's successor, be changed.

Romney Struggles to Hold Iowa: Will His Early Investment Pay Off?

Chase Martyn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chase Martyn

This story is a collaborative effort between Iowa Independent and HuffPost's OffTheBus. As part of our investigation, OffTheBus members spoke with mor...