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#RomneyShambles:  Mitt Romney Calling On Obama Campaign to Call Truce, Not Discuss Bain Record and Taxes

#RomneyShambles: Mitt Romney Calling On Obama Campaign to Call Truce, Not Discuss Bain Record and Taxes

Mitt Romney is like a spoiled brat who can dish it but can’t take it. Now he’s calling a truce and asking President Obama and his campaign not to attack his business record. Um, didn’t he say that his business record uniquely qualifies him for the job? So, if we […]

by · August 10, 2012 · Elections
Romney Campaign’s Andrea Saul Says Joe Soptic’s Wife Would Have Been Covered Under Romneycare

Romney Campaign’s Andrea Saul Says Joe Soptic’s Wife Would Have Been Covered Under Romneycare

Mitt Romney’s prospects for the presidency just got a little dimmer with the admission of a campaign spokeswoman Andrea Saul in response to a pro-Obama attack ad which blames the presumptive nominee for the death of a laid-off steelworker’s wife:  If that family had lived in Massachusetts, it would have […]

by · August 8, 2012 · Elections

Report: Mitt Romney Was Still in Charge of Bain Capital During Retroactive Retirement

The Boston Globe is out with a new story about Mitt Romney’s retroactive retirement from Bain Capital. The report shows Mitt Romney played a far greater role after he supposedly left in 1999 than he has let on. Interviews with a half-dozen of Romney’s former partners and associates, as well […]

by · July 20, 2012 · Elections

Frank Rich: “Romney’s Secrecy on Tax Returns Accentuates Mysteries in Resume”

Frank Rich slams Mitt Romney on his failure to release more tax returns saying, “the bigger problem is that his secrecy keeps accentuating all the mysteries in his resume.” Damn. Remember those hard drives in Massachusetts that he erased as he left office? Frank Rich:  “Is there any major Republican, […]

by · July 19, 2012 · Elections
Romney Campaign Adviser Ed Gillespie: Mitt Romney Wasn’t Responsible for Bain, “Retired Retroactively”

Romney Campaign Adviser Ed Gillespie: Mitt Romney Wasn’t Responsible for Bain, “Retired Retroactively”

How does one retire retroactively? Um, ask the Romney campaign. You see, the Bain Capital fallout continues and it’s getting crazier by the day. Ed Gillespie, a senior campaign adviser for Mitt Romney, appeared on “Meet the Press” Sunday morning to answer questions about Romney’s tenure at Bain Capital, well, […]

by · July 15, 2012 · Breaking News, Mitt Romney
Republicans Worried as Obama Campaign Succeeding in Defining Mitt Romney as Shady

Republicans Worried as Obama Campaign Succeeding in Defining Mitt Romney as Shady

The Republicans should be rightly worried about the onslaught of negative news about Mitt Romney and his stint at Bain Capital. There is too much doubt about his claims and that weakens him as a candidate. That’s exactly what the Obama campaign wants and I am sure the kitchen sink […]

by · July 13, 2012 · Mitt Romney

Romney Campaign Disputes Boston Globe Bain Departure Date Claims

Mitt Romney departure date at Bain Capital is in question and he’s pushing back against a report in the Boston Globe saying he left in 1999 and not 2002 as SEC filings seem to indicate. Who do you believe? A flip-flopper or the SEC documents? CNN:  “Roberta Karmel, a former […]

by · July 12, 2012 · Mitt Romney

Reuters/Ipsos Poll Shows Obama Expands Lead Over Romney Nationally 49% to 43%

A new Reuters/Ipsos poll shows President Obama expands lead over Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney to six percentage points, at 49% to 43%, as voters became slightly more optimistic about the economy. The polls found that the number of Americans who thought the country was on the wrong track dropped five […]

by · July 11, 2012 · Elections
Boston Globe Probes Mitt Romney’s Business Dealings with “Junk Bond King” Michael Milken

Boston Globe Probes Mitt Romney’s Business Dealings with “Junk Bond King” Michael Milken

The Boston Globe is looking into Mitt Romney’s business dealings with “junk bond king” Michael Milken, who almost brought down Wall Street years ago. “What transpired would become not just one of the most profitable leveraged buyouts of the era, but also one of the most revealing stories of Romney’s Bain Capital […]

by · June 24, 2012 · Mitt Romney

Newt Gingrich Says “Obama Picking Fight on Economy Recipe for Disaster”

Mitt Romney new best friend, former adversary Newt Gingrich is on “Meet the Press” trashing Obama, saying the president “picking a fight on the economy” is a recipe for disaster. He also added that he is the worst president on job creation since the Great Depression. President Obama is a […]

by · May 27, 2012 · Elections