Outlined in a so-called "autopsy" of 2012 nominee Mitt Romney's loss to President Barack Obama, it called for passing "comprehensive immigration reform" — shorthand for resolving the status of the estimated 11 million people living in...Show More Summary
Are the Democrats about to do what the Republicans did with Bob Dole in 1996 and with Mitt Romney in 2012? Lose a winnable Presidential election by nominating the candidate who's "next in line," but isn't much liked by the voters? That...Show More Summary
By almost all accounts, 2012 was the year of the woman, as, female voters opted for Barack Obama over Mitt Romney 56-44. For a while there, all we seemed to be talking about was the way in which women would not be talked down to again. A...Show More Summary
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I’d throw my hat into the ring. Romney’s position on immigration is better than Trump’s, since Romney stresses E-Verify. And Romney’s been proven right about things like Russia being the greatest threat to the US…
Former Presidential candidate Mitt Romney, the man who lost to Obama in 2012, also hit out at Cruz Thursday in a tweet. The post Cruz Stands By Claim That President Obama Is World’s Biggest Funder Of ‘Islamic Terrorism’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
THEY TOLD ME IF I VOTED FOR MITT ROMNEY, GAY ESCORT SERVICES WOULD BE TREATED AS NATIONAL SECURITY THREATS. AND THEY WERE RIGHT! Homeland Security Raids Rentboy.com. DHS “will use its unique authorities to disrupt and dismantle” gay escort sites, says special investigator. How about we dismantle the Department of Homeland Security, which was a […]
Vice President Joe Biden is reportedly "leaning" in favor of running for president. He is certainly sending out a lot of feelers, talking to backers and doing what you'd do if you wanted to run. (But then, so did Mitt Romney, before reconsidering.)
China-bashing in the 2016 presidential election has begun in earnest. In past campaigns, many of the attacks on China were forgotten as candidates dropped out of the race or were defeated. In 2012, for example, Mitt Romney pledged to declare China a currency manipulator on his first day in office. Show More Summary
Mitt, sorry, but please don’t run. But, if he could whittle down the GOP challengers with rhetoric from the sideline, that may be beneficial. Colorful former Trump advisor Roger Stone thinks 2012 Republican nominee Mitt Romney is thinking about getting back in the presidential race. Stone tweeted his suspicion, and told CNN he had heard […]
Vice President Biden is reportedly “leaning” in favor of running for president. He is certainly sending out a lot of feelers, talking to backers and doing what you’d do if you wanted to run. (But then, so did Mitt Romney, before reconsidering.) Now Biden (72) is even older than Hillary Clinton (67). In an era […]
Mitt Romney has explained why he isn't running for president in 2016 at least a dozen different ways. "Oh, no, no, no," he said in January 2014, adding that he was going to happily support Chris Christie or Scott Walker or Jeb Bush. "No, no, no, no, no. No, no,... More »
In a particularly sad 2012 election subplot, Mitt Romney's effort to woo Rupert Murdoch resulted in the conservative mogul gradually registering his displeasure with the Republican nominee in a series of cryptic tweets. Apparently he'll continue the practice in 2016. Murdoch has already called Donald Trump "wrong" and "embarrassing" on... More »
From the moment he left office in 1981, Republicans from President Reagan to Mitt Romney have embraced Jimmy Carter as the poster child for Democratic failure. Since Democrats raced to distance themselves from Carter with almost as much vigor as Republican embraced him, the Carter failure meme has gone unchallenged for 35 years. Show More Summary
If Mitt Romney had won 70 percent of the Hispanic vote, he would still have lost. If he had increased his share of the white vote by 4 points, he’d be president today.
Donald Trump didn't mince words in New Hampshire when speaking about Mitt Romney's loss in the 2012 election.
Presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee gave a press conference in Jerusalem Wednesday which isn't too surprising since Mitt Romney did the same thing in 2012, but what happened during his time there didn't go all that well as planned. In fact, he made a complete jackass out of himself. Show More Summary
Among the many lowlights of Barack Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign was his retort to Mitt Romney’s claim that Russia was re-emerging as America’s foremost geopolitical rival. Who can forget his debate quip, “The 1980s are now calling...Show More Summary
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In 2012, the Republicans engaged in a protracted battle to find their nominee. Multiple candidates soared only to implode or be crushed by the might of Mitt Romney's Super PAC and personal campaign money. There were lengthy debates that generated enough sound bites to fund two years of Democratic attack ads. Show More Summary