‘2012 Presidential Race’ Archives
Huffington Post reports that during her interview on today's "Fox & Friends," Ann Romney attacked former President Bill Clinton for his assertion that George Romney must be "turning over in his grave" over his son Mitt's opposition to the auto bailout. "Mitt's father would be cheering and would [...]
After a dialogue that was more about politics than birth control, Democrats have blocked an effort by Senate Republicans to overturn President Barack Obama's order that most employers or their insurers cover the cost of contraceptives. 51-48. Source:AP
Romney Narrowly Wins Michigan GOP Primary Mitt Romney narrowly won the Michigan Republican presidential primary Tuesday. The former Massachusetts governor defeated Rick Santorum, who had waged a hard-fought battle for Romney's home state. The AP's Julie Pace has the details. (Feb. 28) Source: [...]
With his wins in Michigan and Arizona, Mitt Romney proved money counts. Using his huge campaign war chest, the former governor from Massachusetts blasted upstart Rick Santorum with ads in the days leading up to the votes. Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul were left on the sidelines begging for [...]
According to a MSNBC FirstRead report.... Marco Rubio (who is on the short list for GOP VP running mate) was at one point a Mormon. Now he is a Roman Catholic -- which should work for him no matter who gets the nomination. Read Rubio's Mormon Past Revealed
Ron Paul stood by a campaign ad that calls Rick Santorum a fake, in the most recent Republican presidential debate Wednesday. Source: CBS
On CBS's "Face the Nation" Rick Santorum says No - he was not questioning the President's religious faith - but, he does question his world view. After much of the media reported that he had attacked Obama's christian theology, and that was the election headline for two days, it is interesting [...]
Rick Santorum knows what's in store for him: a whole lot commercials. Attempting to head Romney off at the mud-slinging pass, he released this Rombo spot -- which might, in a clever way, difuse the venom a bit.
The American democracy's greatest achievement―fair elections―is at risk because of outdated and inefficient voter registration systems, according to a report by the Pew Center on the States. The study calculates that 24 million voters―about one in eight―have invalid or inaccurate [...]
Europe’s largest betting company Paddy Power have today slashed the odds on Rick Santorum winning the Republican nomination after the former Pennsylvania senator won the Republican presidential contests in Missouri, Minnesota and Colorado. Paddy Power now have moved Santorum from an unlikely [...]
You’ve watched it in the middle of the night on television, now come aboard the bus. The C-SPAN Campaign 2012 Bus will be making a couple of stop in Pensacola this Friday. The bus is currently on its Road to the White House tour, named after the channel’s signature political [...]
“A competitive primary does not divide us" Read Washington Post "Romney Wins Big in Florida Primary"
As Florida heads to the polls Santorum has gone, Romney has a double digit lead, and it ended up downright nasty between the two GOP frontrunners. The Politico gives an interesting timeline as to how we got here. READ
A chilly line of political spectators waited outside an airplane hangar this morning for an opportunity to see GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich. Though he has slipped dramatically in the polls over the past few days, local voters seemed jazzed the former Speaker was dropping into town the [...]