Ronald Reagan, Jack Kemp, Mitt Romney, Rand Paul. After this weekend, that’s the list of Republicans who have won straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference three years in a row. The Kentucky senator beat out Wisconsin...Show More Summary
Image credit: USA Today In September 2012, Mitt Romney's presidential campaign ran aground when his rhetoric misfired and he appeared to make a blanket condemnation of half of the American electorate. His campaign never recovered. Yesterday,...Show More Summary
Few conservative economists have been as influential over the last decade as Glenn Hubbard. He was an architect of President George W. Bush’s tax cuts and of Mitt Romney’s 2012 economic plan. He has preached the importance of permanent, fundamental policy changes -- such as reducing tax rates and simplifying the tax code -- for […]
Come to think of it, cards aren't a great building material, either. Almost assassinated by Mitt Romney in 2012, the PBS children's educational series Sesame Street is no stranger to hard-knuckle politics, and that shows in this awesome...Show More Summary
THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION’S crackdown on prostitution. They told me if I voted for Mitt Romney... oh, hell, you know the rest.
Texas Governor Rick Perry has joined the other two top-tier Republican presidential candidates, Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and Minnesota Representative Michele Bachmann, in signing the National Organization for Marriage's...Show More Summary
In his 2012 presidential campaign, Mitt Romney endlessly mocked solar and wind power in speeches. “We all like wind and solar," he said, "but you can’t
This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C. Not long ago, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney promised...Show More Summary
… while FBI agents, moved from white collar fraud investigations, help search behind bushes for an Al Qaeda terrorist, hundreds of swindlers roam Utah. - Lynn Packer, utahpoliticalcapitol.com Mitt would make a good Moses. Think about it. - Former Romney campaign official By Richard Smith Let’s start in 2006, with one of The Seattle Times’ […]
Mitt Romney’s decision to forego a third campaign for president has set off a scramble for money among the remaining “establishment” Republicans who are considering a run for the White House. Like cash cows with full udders, wealthy Romney backers are suddenly being eyed by...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A niece of Mitt Romney has been picked to lead the Michigan Republican Party. Ronna Romney McDaniel was elected Saturday by delegates attending the party's convention in Lansing. Bobby Schostak didn't seek another two-year term after four years as chairman. The 41-year-old McDaniel lives in Northville. Show More Summary
Judging by Facebook chatter leading up to the Oscars, supporters of Mitt Romney in 2012 look like the biggest backers of "American Sniper" in 2015.
“The source of the extensive, private polling data on the 2016 Republican presidential field was shrouded in secrecy. But its conclusions were widely felt,” the New York Times reports. “The data jolted Mitt Romney when it was shared with him, [...] The post Man Behind Secret GOP Poll Revealed appeared first on Political Wire.
Rudy Giuliani is using that old, tired and failed line that President Obama doesn’t love America once again. Yes, we see where that got the Republican Party in 2008 and 2012 — Obama beat John McCain and later Mitt Romney by a landslide. Rudy Giuliani went straight for the jugular Wednesday night during a private [...]Show More Summary
Woody Johnson, the owner of the New York Jets and a top fund-raiser for the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, will support Jeb Bush's likely presidential campaign in 2016.
Mitt Romney's greatest accomplishment is that -- right until the very end of his third bumbled run for the presidency -- he has always been a bigger joke than his religion. As the first member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to win a major party's presidential nomination, Romney risked offering up his faith for ridicule. Show More Summary
It’s a question Jeb Bush gets often, and will surely get again, over and over. At a meeting of Republican donors who helped pay for 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s campaign, one wanted to know: How does the former Florida governor plan to distinguish himself from his brother, former President George W. Bush? “He […]
“Vin Weber, a former Minnesota congressman and top policy adviser on Mitt Romney’s 2012 campaign, is assisting Jeb Bush’s all-but-certain bid for the Republican presidential nomination, adding yet another high-powered strategist to the former Florida governor’s political circle,” the Washington [...] The post Vin Weber Backs Bush Campaign appeared first on Political Wire.
Now that Mitt Romney has pulled the plug on Ann Romney’s dream of becoming America’s Official Disapproving Mom, the deck has been cleared for Jeb Bush — former governor of America’s Arkham Asylum state — to officially become the ‘establishment candidate’ of...
Gerald F. Seib, WSJ: In the early 2016 Republican presidential jockeying -- as the field of potential candidates grows, and as Jeb Bush, Mitt Romney, Scott Walker and Rand Paul grab the recent headlines -- an interesting development is unfolding just beyond the limelight: In the eyes of many in the party, Florida Sen. Show More Summary