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Romney Ohio

An Election Fable

Ian Fletcher | Posted 01.05.2013 | Politics
Ian Fletcher

Partisan differences themselves are a trap, because they serve largely to factionalize society so that it's hopelessly divided and unable to resist a unified establishment whose interests are at variance with those of the public.

Obama v. Romney: Who Can You Trust?

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 01.02.2013 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

It is comforting to know you can trust someone, even if you disagree with some of their ideas. One earns trust by being honest, truthful and consistent. There is only one candidate who has been trustworthy throughout this campaign.

Jon Ward

Obama, Romney Campaigns Take Different Approaches To Door-Knocking In Ohio

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

CANTON, Ohio -- Samuel Taylor held his clipboard of addresses Saturday while telling a reporter about what's it like to be an openly gay supporter of ...

Converting a Poll Average to a Forecast

Simon Jackman | Posted 12.30.2012 | Politics
Simon Jackman

As we enter the final week of the campaign, an obvious question to ask is how to convert the state-by-state probabilities of an Obama or Romney lead in the polls to probabilities that Obama or Romney will win the state and the election itself.

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...

The Battle Of Toledo

Howard Fineman | Posted 12.29.2012 | Politics
Howard Fineman

WASHINGTON -- It took awhile but it's a relief to finally know what this presidential election is about. It's about making Jeeps in Toledo. It's some...

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...

The Secretary's Setback: The Polls Will Stay Open in Ohio

Rana B. Khoury | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Rana B. Khoury

Our votes shouldn't be precious and fragile, susceptible to inconveniences and disenfranchisement. They are our right, and Ohioans know it like no one else.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Mitt Romney's Show Of Compassion Toward Middle Class Leaves Ohio Voters Unconvinced

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

DAYTON, Ohio -- Kelly McCoy, a 40-year-old single mother of two, lives in a low-income neighborhood here. As she browses the aisles of Deals, a thrift...

Sam Stein

Paul Ryan On Mitt Romney's Tax Plan: 'We Have Shown How That Works'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan asserted on multiple occasions Tuesday morning that the numbers behind the Romney campaign's tax p...

Sam Stein

Mitt Romney Moves Frantically Catch Obama's Ohio Ground Game

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.28.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- In a nondescript office inside a nondescript row of buildings along an entirely nondescript street on the outskirts of town, Rick Da...

Mittstaken...

Shan Wells | Posted 09.26.2012 | Denver
Shan Wells

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Obama, Romney Duel In Battleground State

AP | BEN FELLER and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Slipping in states that could sink his presidential bid, Republican Mitt Romney declared Wednesday that "I care about the pe...

Sam Stein

Romney To Middle Class Ohioans: Don't Expect Too Much Tax Relief From Me

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

WESTERVILLE, Ohio -- In a line that event attendees found a bit puzzling, Mitt Romney warned a crowd of mostly middle-class onlookers on Wednesday not...

Romney Campaign, Ohio Governor Differ On State's Economy

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 09.03.2012 | Politics

The Romney campaign blasted out an email to reporters on Monday declaring that in the critical "swing states," voters were doing worse under the presi...

Sam Stein

Star Of Latest Romney Ad Got Millions In Government Contracts

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The star of the most recent Mitt Romney campaign ad criticizing President Barack Obama for arguing that government can play a constructi...

Romney: Obama 'Long On Words And Short On Action'

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

CINCINNATI — Mitt Romney on Thursday said President Barack Obama is "long on words and short on action" when it comes to fixing the economy. Sp...

Mitt Romney, John Boehner To Grab Burgers And Rally Together In Ohio

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney will hold his first joint rally with House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Sunday, the Dayton Business Journal reported. ...

Romney Hopes To Repeat GOP Sweep In Key State

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics

LORAIN, Ohio -- The office of Chase Ritenauer, the Democratic mayor of this north-central Ohio city, overlooks peacefully moored sailboats on Lake Eri...

Obama, Romney Remain Neck-And-Neck In Key State

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama and presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney are virtually tied in the key swing state of Ohio, according to a poll rel...

Sentiments From the Swing State: An Ohioan's Appeal for a Civil Election

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics
Stuart Muszynski

Every year that incivility in politics increases and is showcased and exploited by political parties and the media, average, every day Americans become more "in your face."

Sam Stein

Obama Campaign Ramps Up In Ohio As GOP Leaves

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is, at its heart, a numbers-driven operation. And among the many mathematically based ...