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Who Cares What Romney Says (Now) About Abortion?

Anne Butterfield | Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver
Anne Butterfield

There seems to be confusion about whether a Romney administration would run, not walk, to sharply limit women's reproductive choices.

Jeffrey Young

How Mitt Romney Could Jeopardize The Search For Life-Saving Cures

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.02.2012 | Business

With the stroke of a pen, Mitt Romney could slow the advance of embryonic stem cell research that has the potential to bring cures to ailments includi...

If They're Voting For Mitt Romney, Don't Have Sex With Them

Nico Lang | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Nico Lang

We've all been on those dates where you find out that you're sleeping with the enemy. However, this is election season, and things are different if their "little quirk" is a Romney-Ryan bumper sticker. You need to stop paying attention to dat ass and pay attention to dat electoral map.

Norm Coleman: Court Under Mitt Romney Wouldn't Reverse Roe v. Wade

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

Norm Coleman, a former Republican senator from Minnesota and a top surrogate for Mitt Romney, told a group of Jewish voters in Ohio on Monday that Roe...

Romney Pressed On Abortion Question

Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics

By STEVE PEOPLES AND JULIE PACE, ASSOCIATED PRESS DEFIANCE, Ohio — Republican Mitt Romney is renewing his focus on the nation's economy while fac...

Want to Get Past Romney's Lies About Women's Rights? Look to the Supreme Court

Michael Keegan | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Romney's dangerous agenda, whatever it is, would last for four years. His right-wing Supreme Court could last for forty years. That's a scary thought for anyone who cares about the rights of women.

Laura Bassett

Obama Campaign Ad Suggests Romney Would End All Abortions

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.18.2012 | Politics

After Mitt Romney's campaign released a television ad that painted the candidate as moderate on abortion, a new ad released by President Barack Obama'...

Romney's Full of It -- Binders Full of It

Arshad Hasan | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Arshad Hasan

Women have a lot to lose if Mitt Romney is elected but you'd never know it by listening to him talk to undecided voters.

Romney Releases New Ad TV On Abortion

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 10.17.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Mitt Romney's campaign has released a new TV ad suggesting the Republican hopeful believes abortion "should be an option" in certain cases...

How Obama Can Woo All the Single Ladies

Kerry Eleveld | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics
Kerry Eleveld

If President Obama wants to win back all the single ladies, he must expose the limitations of Romney's concern for unmarried women in America.

Jennifer Bendery

Joe Biden, Post-Debate, Appeals To Women's Vote

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A day after firing up the Democratic base with a debate performance designed to do just that, Vice President Joe Biden on Friday kept th...

Obama Campaign Ad: Women Need To Know Where 'Real Mitt Romney' Stands On Abortion, Contraception

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new ad Friday attacking Mitt Romney's position on women's health issues, the same week in whic...

Mitt Romney's Guiding Principle Is Mitt Romney

Richard Kirsch | Posted 12.12.2012 | Politics
Richard Kirsch

Mitt Romney has always had one firm guiding principle: Mitt Romney. I don't mean this just to be another Romney put-down. It really is what has guided his life in business and in government.

Laura Bassett

Romney Reiterates: 'I'm A Pro-Life Candidate'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

After telling a reporter on Tuesday that he would not pursue any legislation to restrict abortion, Republican candidate Mitt Romney waved away suspici...

Chris Christie Denies Mitt Romney Shift On Abortion

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bufkin | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

After Mitt Romney said on Tuesday that he does not plan to push legislation to limit abortion access if elected president, Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J....

Laura Bassett

Obama Campaign: Romney Is Hiding Abortion Position, Not Softening It

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

After Republican candidate Mitt Romney attempted to moderate his positions on abortion and contraception on Tuesday, the Obama campaign said Wednesday...

Laura Bassett

Romney Glosses Over Past Position On Contraception

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday continued to moderate his past positions, this time glossing over his previous su...

How Do You Fact Check an Olympic Flipper?

Jason Salzman | Posted 11.04.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Channel 4 hit the mark:"The ad says women, a key voting bloc, should be troubled by Mitt Romney's position on abortion. And they should, because it's changed so many times. Mitt Romney brought this one on himself."

Sam Stein

GOP Groups Worry Party Platform's Focus On Social Issues Will Harm Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The 2012 election was not supposed to play out like this. The Tea Party, with its obsessive focus on the debt, was ascending. Mitt Ro...

Bain of Our Existence.com

Robert L. Borosage | Posted 10.21.2012 | Business
Robert L. Borosage

The Republican convention, with its high-tech stage and Hollywood directors, will try to remake Mitt Romney once more, reintroducing him as a family man of faith, charitable, good-hearted, experienced in business and government, ready to put America back on track. Romney is of, by and for the very Gilded Age capitalism that generated extreme inequality, rising poverty and a declining middle class even before it blew up the economy. He will change his views on social issues to fit the prevailing winds, and remake his image with each rising sun. But on economic issues he is the man from Bain. Want more of what we've had? He is your man.

Jennifer Bendery

Ralph Reed: Conservatives Excited About Mitt Romney Because He Flip-Flopped On Abortion

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Christian Coalition founder Ralph Reed said Thursday that conservatives are excited to support Mitt Romney as their Republican president...

Abortion Shmashmortion: Defending Planned Parenthood

Gavin Shulman | Posted 04.09.2012 | Comedy
Gavin Shulman

Republican people are very passionate about non-Republican people's babies. They are all for individual liberty, except when it comes to producing individuals. Which, ironically, they think should be done liberally.

Are Iowa's Republican Frontrunners Taking Cues from Sharia Law?

Keli Goff | Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics
Keli Goff

I'm at a loss to see any real difference between the manner in which Sharia law penalizes women who are raped and the efforts of Perry and his Personhood cohorts to penalize American rape survivors with a nonconsensual pregnancy.

Romney Used Poll To Determine Stance On Key Issue

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

When he challenged Ted Kennedy in the 1994 U.S. Senate race, Mitt Romney used polling data to determine that he would run as a pro-choice candidate wh...

Mitt Romney and the Culture of Expediency

Paul Stoller | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics
Paul Stoller

How can someone who has flip-flopped on so many issues still manage to garner political support in a political climate that seems to reward the aura of unshakable conviction?