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Romney Auto Bailout

Jason Linkins

Politifact Awards 'Lie Of The Year' To Romney Jeep Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.13.2012 | Politics

We have come to the end of another year, and so it is once again time for PolitiFact to tell us what the 2012 "Lie Of The Year" is. For me, it's prett...

Was Romney Blind to His Adviser's Vulture Fund?

Carl Pope | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Carl Pope

The facts are simple. Mitt Romney's blind-trust invested more than a million dollars in a "vulture fund" managed by Paul Singer, a Romney adviser. Here is the tangled web that leads to lost American jobs -- and a 3,000% profit for Singer and Romney.

Jennifer Bendery

Biden Slams Romney For 'Flagrantly Dishonest' Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden tore into Mitt Romney on Wednesday for running ads with a widely debunked claim about Chrysler and General Moto...

Sam Stein

GM Official On Romney Jeep Ad: 'We've Clearly Entered Some Parallel Universe'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's round of highly dubious television and radio ads suggesting that Chrysler and GM are shipping American jobs to China has managed to offe...

Jason Linkins

Politico Wimps Out On Response To Romney's Fraudulent Jeep Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.29.2012 | Media

In case you missed me banging on about this on Twitter, here's an example of how not even Hurricane Sandy's fury can completely blow away "the stupid....

Obama Campaign Hits Back At Romney Jeep Ad

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

As Mitt Romney's campaign faces criticism for airing a misleading ad about the auto industry, which suggests that Chrysler is moving production of Jee...

Sam Stein

Romney Campaign Defends Controversial Jeep Ad

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Mitt Romney campaign is defending its controversial ad that misleads viewers into thinking that under President Barack Obama's watch...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Releases Auto Ad That Misleads On Facts

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Mitt Romney campaign, still attempting to turn the politics of the auto bailout in its favor, is out with a new television ad that ...

Jon Ward

Romney Campaign Shapes New Auto Bailout Defense

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

CANTON, Ohio -– Mitt Romney's campaign sees a chance to reduce President Barack Obama's edge on the auto bailouts issue in a struggle for crucial vo...

Sam Stein

WATCH: Romney In '08: If You Write Automakers A Check, 'They're Going To Go Out Of Business'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's opposition to the loans President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama have extended to the auto industry has long be...

Bailout Battle: Fight!

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.23.2012 | Business

Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama sparred during the debate over whether Romney said in 2008 that General Motors and Chrysler should fend for the...

Obama Campaign Releases Ohio-Centric Campaign Ad Touting Auto Bailout, Knocking Romney

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign released a new Ohio-centric television ad Friday, touting his administration's bailout of the auto indust...

Sam Stein

Paul Ryan's Early Support For The Auto Bailout Pits Him Against Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's choice of Paul Ryan as his vice presidential candidate on Saturday morning marks a symbolic end point to the presumptive Republican nomi...

GM Chief Says Romney Had 'Short-Sighted' View On Auto Bailout

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

Speaking Monday on "CBS This Morning," General Motors CEO Dan Akerson said that presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's stance against the ...

Dear Mitt: You Did Nothing to Save Detroit

Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics
Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm

As you know, Mitt, I was governor of Michigan during that horrible time, when the financial industry was melting down and the auto industry was in free fall. So Mitt, here's my request: Just stop it.

Top Romney Aide: Auto Bailout Was Mitt's Idea

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.28.2012 | Politics

Top Mitt Romney adviser Eric Fehrnstrom claimed that President Obama's auto bailout was the GOP presidential hopeful's idea. Fehrnstrom said Obama...

Ann Romney Fires Back At Bill Clinton

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

Ann Romney struck back at former President Bill Clinton's contention that George Romney must be "turning over in his grave" over Mitt Romney's opposit...

Should We Vote for Mitt Romney for His Business Acumen Alone?

Marvin Meadors | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics
Marvin Meadors

Given this emphasis on his private sector experience, should we vote for Mitt for his storied business acumen hoping it will translate into concrete policies that strengthen the economy? Romney's business success is as storied as is his political tone deafness.

The GOP Death March

Brent Budowsky | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

The Republicans have become so consumed by the intensity of their obsession against the president and their pure lust for power that they stand for nothing, and offer nothing to voters, except the intensity of their ideologies, hatreds and dislikes.

Romney Blasting Auto Bailout Ahead Of Michigan Primary

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is wooing tea partyers in his home state of Michigan with a potentially risk...

Sam Stein

Romney: 'I Am A Man Of Steadiness And Constancy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

Offering to demonstrate what he called his consistency as a political candidate, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney cited, during Wednesday nig...

2008 Anti-Bailout Crusade Could Come Back To Bite Romney In 2012

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN and MIKE HOUSEHOLDER | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics

DETROIT — Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney didn't back down Thursday from his opposition to a multibillion-dollar federal bailout f...