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Sam Stein

Republican Governor Will Pursue Welfare Reform Now That Election Is Over

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Utah Gov. Gary Herbert (R) was in a tight political spot this past summer. His party's nominee, Mitt Romney, was railing against the Ob...

Romney Doubles Down On Debunked Attack Ad

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Tuesday scoffed at questions about whether his advertisements are misleading, saying an a...

Ryan Grim

Newt Gingrich Says Interviewer Cornered Him On Welfare Attacks

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- Newt Gingrich said Wednesday that Mitt Romney's attack on President Barack Obama's welfare policy highlights "a devastatingly bad issue...

GOP Governor Goes Off Romney Welfare Script

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's presidential campaign released letters Friday from nine Republican governors supporting work requirements for welfare reci...

Mitt Romney Dismisses Fact-Checkers, Defends Bogus Welfare Ads

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney doesn't care what fact-checkers think. Even in the face of repeated debunkings by journalists, Romney's presidential cam...

Factual Inaccuracies Don't Deter Romney On Obama Attack

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

MIDLAND, Texas — Mitt Romney claims he's got a winner with his criticism that President Barack Obama is giving welfare recipients a free ride. N...

Study: Romney Ad Feeds 'Growing Polarization Of Public Opinion'

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's TV ads claiming President Barack Obama "gutted" welfare reform resonate with people who have more cons...

Obama To Romney: 'You Can't Just Make Stuff Up'

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- During a surprise appearance in the White House Briefing Room on Monday, President Barack Obama responded to Republican challenger Mitt ...

Romney Campaign Releases Another False Welfare Ad

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney's presidential campaign has released a new TV advertisement falsely claiming President Barack Obama has ended work requireme...

Romney Offers Less Misleading Description Of Obama Welfare Policy

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday offered a less-hyperbolic-than-usual description of President Barack Obama's recent welfare ...

How Romney Gets Away With Playing The Welfare Card

The New Republic | Posted 10.15.2012 | Politics

It so happens that when Mitt Romney came to Ohio yesterday that I was able to catch one of his appearances, speaking to hundreds of coal miners in Bea...

Obama Campaign Responds To Romney's 'Complete And Utter Lie' On Welfare

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The back-and-forth over welfare reform continued on Monday afternoon when President Barack Obama's campaign denounced Mitt Romney's late...

Newt Gingrich Admits 'No Proof' Of Romney Ad Welfare Claim

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Newt Gingrich admitted Wednesday evening that Mitt Romney's presidential campaign has no evidence the Obama administration dropped work ...

Bill Clinton Blasts 'Misleading' Romney Ad

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Bill Clinton is unhappy with a new TV ad that uses his likeness in claiming President Barack Obama has fatally undermined the welfare re...

Michael McAuliff

Republicans Slam Welfare Change That Republicans Sought

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Mitt Romney and a slew of other leading Republicans on Friday slammed the Obama administration's decision to relax some welfare requirem...