Articles in Category: 'Mitt Romney'

By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 9, 2012 3:55 AM
The Republican presidential candidates, except for Ron Paul, haven't been paying much attention to young voters in the primaries and caucuses so far. But any Republican nominee -- which is to say probably Mitt Romney, or maybe Newt Gingrich or Rick Santorum -- had better be paying attention to them in the summer and fall.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: November 17, 2011 3:55 AM

In an almost miraculous twist to the Republican presidential contest, Mitt Romney is converting Christian conservatives to his side in Florida. It's an eye-popping development since many on the religious right consider Romney neither Christian nor particularly conservative.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: February 3, 2012 3:55 AM
Remember when former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty about-faced on a promise not to throw elbows during the 2012 GOP Presidential Primary campaign?
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: February 2, 2012 3:55 AM
Mitt Romney's impressive victory Tuesday makes it very likely that we will look back on the Florida primary as the contest that determined the 2012 Republican nomination.
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: July 8, 2011 3:55 AM

By refusing to accept tax increases in a deal to raise the debt ceiling, Republicans are behaving like "fanatics," writes David Brooks of The New York Times.

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: September 13, 2011 3:55 AM
Social Security is a "Ponzi scheme for these young people," said Gov. Rick Perry in his first debate as a presidential candidate. "The idea ... that the current program is going to be there for them is a lie."
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: October 11, 2011 3:55 AM

Is a religious war breaking out in the Republican Party?

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: November 15, 2011 3:55 AM

Is a vote for the Republican Party in 2012 a vote for war?

 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: January 17, 2012 3:55 AM
"They're vultures that are sitting out there on the tree limb, waiting for a company to get sick, and then they swoop in ... eat the carcass ... and ... leave the skeleton."
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 9, 2012 3:55 AM
A presidential campaign exposes candidates' strengths and weaknesses. The strengths they're eager to tell you about. So let's look at the weaknesses.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 2, 2012 3:55 AM
Election year has finally arrived, well after the beginning of a turbulent and unpredictable election season, and voting begins on Tuesday in the Iowa Republicans caucuses.
 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: January 19, 2012 3:55 AM
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- The crowd at the Fox News/Wall Street Journal debate in Myrtle Beach was feisty, with whoops and cheers for Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum and Rick Perry, though not so much for Ron Paul.
 
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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: February 1, 2012 3:55 AM
WASHINGTON -- When a friend was writing a novel, he was concerned that his protagonist was too perfect.
 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: December 12, 2011 8:37 AM

Mainstream media pundits gave Newt Gingrich "A's" for his stage performance in Des Moines on Saturday night.

 
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By: Kenric Ward | Posted: January 6, 2012 3:55 AM
While Mitt Romney has enjoyed relatively soft treatment from the mainstream media, a recent front-page article in the Washington Post telegraphed the cheap shots Republicans can expect in the general election.

 
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By: Nancy Smith | Posted: January 16, 2012 3:55 AM
The folks you see out there yahooing and happy dancing and sending up fireworks -- figuratively speaking, anyway -- are probably Democrats.
 
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