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George W. Bush: 'I'm For Mitt Romney'

Posted 07.15.2012 | Politics

Former President George W. Bush endorsed Mitt Romney on Tuesday, reports ABC News. "I'm for Mitt Romney," he said to ABC News as an elevator closed...

Romney Camp Speaks Out On JPMorgan's Lost Billions

Reuters | Posted 07.15.2012 | Politics

* Romney adviser says investors, not taxpayers took hit * Regulations cannot put 'wet blanket' on economy -adviser ...

Super PAC Attacks Romney's Business Record

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

One day after President Barack Obama's reelection campaign launched videos and a website attacking Mitt Romney's record at private equity firm Bain Ca...

Mitt Romney's Son Booed Off Stage At GOP Convention

Arizona Republic | Rebekah L. Sanders | Posted 07.14.2012 | Politics

Supporters of Ron Paul booed the son of presidential hopeful Mitt Romney off the stage Saturday at the Arizona Republican Party convention as he sough...

Zach Carter

Barney Frank Lays Into House Republican On Jobs, Wall Street Reform

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) lit into Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) on Sunday, when both appeared on ABC's "This Week." The show sta...

Zach Carter

Feinstein Defends Obama on Gay Marriage: 'What's Wrong With People Being Happy?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) defended President Barack Obama on Sunday from Republican charges that he has "flip-flopped" by speakin...

Zach Carter

Thune Won't 'Foreclose Options' On Being Romney's Vice President

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When asked Sunday whether he would accept an invitation to run as vice president on the ticket with presumptive GOP presidential nominee...

Romney's Strange Opinions On Russia

New York Times | Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney's recent declaration that Russia is America's top geopolitical adversary drew raised eyebrows and worse from many Democrats, some Republic...

Ann Romney Praises Michelle Obama

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

Ann Romney had some kind words in a recent interview for First Lady Michelle Obama, the woman she could replace in the White House if Mitt Romney wins...

Romney's High-School Behavior Was Like 'Lord Of The Flies,' Classmate Says

The Huffington Post | Benjamin Hart | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

An anonymous former high-school classmate of Mitt Romney's told ABC News on Thursday that many fellow students have "really negative memories" of the ...

Romney's Obamacare Exaggeration Stretches Truth

Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Mitt Romney falsely claims government will "constitute … almost 50 percent" of the U.S. e...

McCarthyism Survives: Fox News Carries the Torch

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 07.10.2012 | Media
Jeff Schweitzer

Fox is now what McCarthy would have been if he had access to the Internet and 24-hour cable TV. Odd stories like the birther movement only exist because Fox irresponsibly fans the flames, continuing to report on the discredited issue.

Team Obama Already Hitting Romney Over Gay Marriage

AP | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's campaign is using his support of gay marriage to draw a contrast with Republican rival Mitt Romney. The mornin...

Obama vs. Romney: Gay Marriage, Foreign Policy and the 'Big Question'

Richard Brodsky | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics
Richard Brodsky

There are other significant decisions beyond gay marriage and abortion for each man to make. Romney has one last major decision to make, his Vice Presidential choice. Both how he makes it and who it is will be crucial to swing voters.

Romney Reportedly Bullied Prep School Classmate

The Washington Post | Jason Horowitz | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. -- Mitt Romney returned from a three-week spring break in 1965 to resume his studies as a high school senior at the prestigiou...

Focusing on Nonissues Is the Real National Threat

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics
Charles Karel Bouley

We are not the United States of America; it seems we are not united on anything. Our ignorance about real issues and the elevation of nonissues such as GLBT marriage or birth control could be our undoing. 

Romney Fundraiser Hosted By 'Abortive Pill' Maker's Chairman

Posted 05.10.2012 | Miami

Mitt Romney recently slammed the morning-after pill as an "abortive pill," but the Republican presidential candidate will be hobnobbing with its manuf...

Would Romney Be Worse for Medical Marijuana Than Obama?

Scott Morgan | Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics
Scott Morgan

Anyone who wants to argue that Romney would be worse when it comes to medical marijuana should begin by explaining how. Obama's been worse on this issue than George W. Bush ever was, so what's to say he wouldn't be worse than Romney too?

Obama Campaign Nightmare

Richard Feldman | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics
Richard Feldman

The question is, will the Romney campaign understand the relationships between these two freedom- and liberty-related issues and pilot a course to maximize gun owners' fear and marijuana reformers' distrust?

Romney Uses Clinton In Scathing Obama Attack

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. — Republican Mitt Romney on Tuesday branded President Barack Obama as an "old-school liberal" who is trying to resurrect failed p...

Elise Foley

RNC Official: Romney 'Still Deciding What His Position On Immigration Is'

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics

A Latino-vote outreach program on Tuesday plans to stress to voters that the president has failed on immigration reform and deported a record number o...

Bigoted White Democrats Are Bigger Danger to President Obama Than Romney

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

A racial outburst in New York City, a Democratic Party bastion, points to a danger that could damage Obama's presidential drive in 2008. That's the absolute refusal of some otherwise rock-solid white Democrats to back him.

Romney, GOP Leaders Ready To Turn The Corner?

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican party leaders are starting to rally around Mitt Romney, but it's not exactly a stampede of support for the expected GOP presi...

Corporate Tax Rate and a Busy Lame Duck Session

Ted Kaufman | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Ted Kaufman

Since Japan lowered its rate last April, our corporate tax rate has been the highest in the world. There is no disagreement in Washington, believe it or not, that a 35% rate is too high. What complicates things is that very few if any corporations actually pay that rate.

Romney Claims He's Holding Meetings With Regular People

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

PITTSBURGH -- Mitt Romney says he learns about what it's like to struggle in a difficult economy by sitting down to chat with regular people. But the ...