Articles Tagged 'Mitt Romney'


Romney blasts Obama, Hillary Clinton for ‘failed leadership’ in op-ed

by Kyle Balluck, The Hill
Published on March 18, 2014

Former Massachusetts governor and GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is taking aim at President Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for foreign policy…


Mitt Romney Endorses in House GOP Primary in Idaho

by Emily Cahn, Roll Call  |  published on November 19, 2013

Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney endorsed Rep. Mike Simpson, R-Idaho, for re-election in the 2nd District on Monday, touting the congressman as a “true conservative” in a fundraising email.
Simpson, an eight-term Republican, is facing a primary challenge from tea-party-backed attorney Bryan Smith, who is receiving support from groups such as the Club for Growth and FreedomWorks.
The primary…

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Book: Christie Vetting Nightmare in ’12

by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, TIME
Published on November 4, 2013

The following is an excerpt from DOUBLE DOWN: Game Change 2012 to be published Tuesday, Nov. 5.
In conventional political terms, Mitt Romney’s challenge in…


Mitt Romney warns against government shutdown to defund Obamacare

by Seth McLaughlin-The Washington Times  |  published on August 7, 2013

Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential nominee, doesn’t support the breakaway group of conservatives who are open to forcing a government shutdown to cut off funding for Obamacare.
Speaking at a fundraiser in New Hampshire for the state GOP in Wolfeboro, Mr. Romney said he wants to get rid of Obamacare and “stripping it of funds has appeal.”
“But we…

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Romney’s ‘Self-Deport’ Option Could Be Part of House Immigration Plan

by David M. Drucker, Roll Call
Published on May 1, 2013

The House immigration working group is mulling a proposal that involves “self-deportation” as part of a strategy to make a comprehensive overhaul acceptable to conservatives.…


Mitt Romney: GOP primary ‘unhelpful’

by REID J. EPSTEIN | Politico  |  published on March 3, 2013

Mitt Romney says the long Republican primary was “unhelpful” in his quest to win the White House, but said it did not alter his ideological moorings.
Romney said in an interview aired Sunday on “Fox News Sunday” that he did not change his position to defeat opponents like Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich, but the 2012 GOP presidential nominee said…

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Romney didn’t want to run for president, son says

Published on December 24, 2012

No one wanted to be president less than Mitt Romney, his son said in an interview out Sunday that raises new questions about the candidacy…

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Romney says Obama won election with promise of ‘gifts’ for key groups
Mitt Romney, in some of his first reported remarks since his concession speech, claimed Wednesday he lost the presidential election because President Obama provided…


Obama, Romney take long campaign journey into the final day

President Obama and Mitt Romney rallied deep into Sunday night and will resume their foray into battleground states Monday morning with Election Day now…


Romney makes late push for long shot Pennsylvania

(Reuters) – Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney made a final-stretch campaign stop on Sunday in Pennsylvania, a Democratic-leaning state where polls show he has been gaining on President Barack Obama before Tuesday’s election.
“The people of America understand that we are taking back the White House because we are going to win Pennsylvania,” Romney told a raucous outdoor rally in the suburbs…