Attacks on the American Embassy in Cairo, Campaign Turns into a Foreign Policy
Sep12

Attacks on the American Embassy in Cairo, Campaign Turns into a Foreign Policy

American Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens was killed in an attack on a US consulate in the Middle East. In separate protests in Cairo, several men scaled the walls of the U.S. Embassy and tore down its American flag. This violence in both Libya and Egypt stemmed from anger about an online film considered offensive to Islam. Mitt Romney said he was “outraged” by the attacks in Benghazi and Cairo, but took harsh aim at the...

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Candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney Show Disinterest for New Gun Control Laws
Jul26

Candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney Show Disinterest for New Gun Control Laws

Both candidates Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama share their views on the new gun control laws. Last week’s massacre at a Colorado movie theater revived the dormant gun control debate in the United States. Neither President Barack Obama nor Republican candidate Mitt Romney are pushing for new gun control laws.  

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Campaign Pauses in Respect of Colo. Shooting
Jul25

Campaign Pauses in Respect of Colo. Shooting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The deadly shootings at a movie theater in Colorado have briefly silenced the presidential campaign, prompting both President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney to cut short their schedules and pull advertising in the state out of respect for the victims and their families. SOURCE

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Romney Camp Wants to Clarify its Health Care Message
Jul05

Romney Camp Wants to Clarify its Health Care Message

Washington (CNN) — As Massachusetts Governor, Mitt Romney imposed a penalty on people who could afford health insurance but chose to go without it. As Republican Presidential Candidate, Romney opposes the federal health care law that does the same thing. Last week, Romney’s top campaign advisor said the federal penalty for refusing to get health coverage was exactly that — a fine, not a tax. This week, Romney said it...

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Unconstitutional Mandate Was Romney’s Idea
Jun27

Unconstitutional Mandate Was Romney’s Idea

Sterling, Virginia (CNN) – The conventional wisdom in Washington is that the Supreme Court will hand President Barack Obama some kind of defeat to his health care law that could damage his re-election chances. But what’s the political prognosis for Mitt Romney? “My guess is that they are not sleeping very well at the White House tonight,” Romney quipped at an event one day before the Supreme Court’s expected...

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Obama Campaign Says it will be Out-Raised in June
Jun20

Obama Campaign Says it will be Out-Raised in June

Washington (CNN) – The big bucks being raised by Mitt Romney and the pro-Republican independent groups aiding his bid for the White House are a major concern, say top members of President Barack Obama’s re-election team. And one of the officials says he expects Romney’s GOP presidential campaign to bring in $100 million in June, out-raising the Obama campaign for a second straight month. “I think he’s...

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