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#Mitt Romney

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed
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# Bin Laden

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed

May 1st 2012, 8:00 PM 2,859 Views 12 Comments

Seemingly backtracking on his statements from a few years ago, the Republican presidential candidate says he would have given the order to kill Osama bin Laden.

# mitt-romney - Monday 30 April, 2012

What's Obama's slogan going to be for the 2012 election?
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

What's Obama's slogan going to be for the 2012 election?

Apr 30th 2012, 1:55 PM 3,190 Views 38 Comments

His ‘Yes We Can’ campaign in 2008 was seen as hugely influential – but can his new slogan top its popularity?

# mitt-romney - Sunday 29 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Apr 29th 2012, 7:55 PM 7,112 Views 2 Comments

Back and forth on the treaty debate, pregnant girl turned away from Munster school and a round up of the rest of the day’s news…

Meet the candidates: Who will Mitt Romney pick as his running mate?
# Mitt's Choice
# Mitt's Choice

Meet the candidates: Who will Mitt Romney pick as his running mate?

Apr 29th 2012, 6:00 PM 4,565 Views 30 Comments

Now the presumptive Republican nominee for president, Mitt Romney has over a dozen names to pick from as he determines who is running mate will be in the autumn. We take a look at who’s who…

Kardashians, drunk texting and a Romney Roast: Obama's latest White House speech
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From The Daily Edge
# Star Studded

Kardashians, drunk texting and a Romney Roast: Obama's latest White House speech

Apr 29th 2012, 12:22 PM 7,897 Views 15 Comments

Obama had the attention of the likes of Lindsay Lohan, George Clooney and Steven Spielberg at last night’s White House Correspondents Dinner. Watch the video and view the pics…

# mitt-romney - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Explainer: The ‘Super PAC’ and how it’s changing US elections forever
# US2012
# US2012

Explainer: The ‘Super PAC’ and how it’s changing US elections forever

Apr 15th 2012, 9:15 AM 2,990 Views 14 Comments

We explain the origin of the ‘Super PAC’ – and how their unlimited clout threatens to rewrite the political rule book.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Santorum suspends campaign for Republicans' Presidential nomination
# US2012
# US2012

Santorum suspends campaign for Republicans' Presidential nomination

Apr 10th 2012, 8:24 PM 3,504 Views 22 Comments

The former Pennsylvania senator’s move all but guarantees that Mitt Romney will be the man to face Barack Obama in November.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Romney sweeps three more primaries in US presidential race
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney sweeps three more primaries in US presidential race

Apr 4th 2012, 7:23 AM 1,074 Views 1 Comment

The Republican frontrunner has been ignoring his opponent Rick Santorum to focus on the battle with President Barack Obama.

# mitt-romney - Monday 26 March, 2012

Santorum turns on reporter: 'Would you guys quit distorting what I am saying?'
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# Rick Santorum

Santorum turns on reporter: 'Would you guys quit distorting what I am saying?'

Mar 26th 2012, 2:28 PM 2,929 Views 7 Comments

Rick Santorum accused NYT journalist of trying to distort his comments on Republican rival Mitt Romney.

# mitt-romney - Saturday 24 March, 2012

'Pretend it's Obama' firing range comment being investigated by US Secret Service
# US 2012
# US 2012

'Pretend it's Obama' firing range comment being investigated by US Secret Service

Mar 24th 2012, 10:01 AM 4,971 Views 17 Comments

Woman made controversial remark at a Rick Santorum campaign event yesterday.

# mitt-romney - Friday 23 March, 2012

Romney surges ahead in Republican polls despite Etch-a-Sketch gaffe
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Romney surges ahead in Republican polls despite Etch-a-Sketch gaffe

Mar 23rd 2012, 9:57 PM 6,036 Views 14 Comments

The favourite to nab the GOP presidential nomination, Romeny has 40 per cent support for the first time – despite that Etch-a-Sketch gaffe.

Is Ron Paul quietly winning the Missouri caucuses?
# US 2012
# US 2012

Is Ron Paul quietly winning the Missouri caucuses?

Mar 23rd 2012, 7:49 AM 1,829 Views 17 Comments

Missouri has nearly as many delegates as Illinois – and Ron Paul may be doing enough to take the majority of them.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Romney extends Republican lead with strong Illinois win
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney extends Republican lead with strong Illinois win

Mar 21st 2012, 8:03 AM 758 Views 9 Comments

Romney’s 46.7 per cent in Illinois – the home state of Barack Obama – is enough to extend his lead over Rick Santorum.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Mar 20th 2012, 7:42 PM 5,611 Views 8 Comments

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# mitt-romney - Monday 19 March, 2012

Romney focuses on Obama while Santorum questions rival
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Romney focuses on Obama while Santorum questions rival

Mar 19th 2012, 6:30 PM 1,889 Views 10 Comments

More details from the GOP presidential nomination race as Republicans head towards D-Day.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Santorum maintains Republican challenge with two more primary wins
# US 2012
# US 2012

Santorum maintains Republican challenge with two more primary wins

Mar 14th 2012, 8:33 AM 36 Views 0 Comments

The former Pennsylvania senator wins in Alabama and Mississippi – meaning Mitt Romney is still without a win in the south.

# mitt-romney - Saturday 10 March, 2012

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics
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# In Numbers

Budgets, ballots and TDs getting booted: the week in statistics

Mar 10th 2012, 6:59 PM 2,066 Views 1 Comment

How much is the government overspending by? How much money is Greece about to save? And who’s the richest Irishman alive?

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Poll: Will the US Presidential race outcome affect us?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will the US Presidential race outcome affect us?

Mar 7th 2012, 10:50 AM 2,284 Views 20 Comments

The United States is moving into White House fever after Super Tuesday – but do you think a change of US President (or not) come November will have any impact on Ireland?

Mitt Romney prevails - just about - in not-so-Super Tuesday
# US 2012
# US 2012

Mitt Romney prevails - just about - in not-so-Super Tuesday

Mar 7th 2012, 7:29 AM 1,717 Views 9 Comments

Romney tops the poll in six states, but Rick Santorum’s showing – particularly in the key battleground of Ohio – is a strong one.

As it happened: Santorum runs Romney close on dramatic ‘Super Tuesday’
Live Mar 7th 2012, 4:00 AM

As it happened: Santorum runs Romney close on dramatic ‘Super Tuesday’

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Romney and Santorum prepare to square off in Super Tuesday battles
# Super Tuesday
# Super Tuesday

Romney and Santorum prepare to square off in Super Tuesday battles

Mar 6th 2012, 8:03 AM 1,034 Views 13 Comments

Voters in 10 US states will today decide on who should be the Republican presidential nominee, with everything to play for.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 4 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Mar 4th 2012, 7:50 PM 5,113 Views 2 Comments

All the day’s main news stories, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.

Romney extends lead with victory in Washington state
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney extends lead with victory in Washington state

Mar 4th 2012, 9:57 AM 960 Views 2 Comments

The frontrunner left his opponents scrambling for second place last night in the race for the Republican US presidential nomination.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Romney scores major wins in Michigan and Arizona primaries
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney scores major wins in Michigan and Arizona primaries

Feb 29th 2012, 7:32 AM 744 Views 3 Comments

Mitt Romney overcomes a strong showing from Rick Santorum to top polls in Michigan – the state where his father was governor.

# mitt-romney - Monday 27 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 27th 2012, 8:08 PM 4,945 Views 1 Comment

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed in one handy round-up…

# mitt-romney - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Rick Santorum under fire at Republican debate
# US 2012
# US 2012

Rick Santorum under fire at Republican debate

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:33 AM 1,556 Views 14 Comments

Yep, another debate.

# mitt-romney - Saturday 18 February, 2012

Rick Santorum's surge in polls forces Obama campaign to shift target
# US 2012
# US 2012

Rick Santorum's surge in polls forces Obama campaign to shift target

Feb 18th 2012, 7:31 PM 4,347 Views 28 Comments

With Rick Santorum surging back in Republican polls, Barack Obama is readying an attack on an opponent it hadn’t expected.

# mitt-romney - Monday 13 February, 2012

Surge in support for Santorum puts him up front with Romney
# US 2012
# US 2012

Surge in support for Santorum puts him up front with Romney

Feb 13th 2012, 9:33 PM 2,817 Views 40 Comments

Rick Santorum and Mitt Romney are neck-and-neck in the Republican Party nomination race, according to Gallup.

'This is not about class warfare' Obama unveils $3.8tn dollar US budget
# US
# US

'This is not about class warfare' Obama unveils $3.8tn dollar US budget

Feb 13th 2012, 7:36 PM 3,080 Views 14 Comments

The budget for 2013 aims to to achieve $4 trillion in deficit reduction over the next ten years.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 12 February, 2012

Romney back on track after narrow win in Maine caucuses
# Maine Man
# Maine Man

Romney back on track after narrow win in Maine caucuses

Feb 12th 2012, 11:14 AM 1,339 Views 4 Comments

Mitt Romney scores a victory in Maine’s non-binding caucuses, but Ron Paul is a close second just 200 or so votes behind.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Santorum campaign reborn as he beats Romney to take caucuses
# Usa 2012
# Usa 2012

Santorum campaign reborn as he beats Romney to take caucuses

Feb 8th 2012, 7:41 AM 1,783 Views 18 Comments

“Conservatism is alive and well in Missouri and Minnesota.”

# mitt-romney - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Romney win in Nevada leaves opponents out of options
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney win in Nevada leaves opponents out of options

Feb 5th 2012, 11:31 AM 1,696 Views 1 Comment

As Mitt Romney romps home, with over 42 per cent of the vote, opponents are left to wonder: how can we win now?

# mitt-romney - Saturday 4 February, 2012

Gingrich admits defeat in Republicans' Nevada caucuses
# US 2012
# US 2012

Gingrich admits defeat in Republicans' Nevada caucuses

Feb 4th 2012, 3:23 PM 1,510 Views 0 Comments

Newt Gingrich says he’s simply hoping for a good second place, but admits that Ron Paul could push him close there too.

# mitt-romney - Friday 3 February, 2012

Donald Trump endorses Romney's bid for Republican nod
# US 2012
# US 2012

Donald Trump endorses Romney's bid for Republican nod

Feb 3rd 2012, 12:46 PM 1,379 Views 14 Comments

The backing of the celebrity magnate may mean millions more in Mitt Romney’s coffers – but Trump won’t rule himself out yet.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Romney takes Florida as women ditch Gingrich
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney takes Florida as women ditch Gingrich

Feb 1st 2012, 7:27 AM 1,521 Views 13 Comments

Mitt Romney routed the other candidates in the winner-takes-all primary and took the opportunity to get digs in at both Obama and Europe.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Newt Gingrich is getting sued for using 'Eye of the Tiger' during rallies
# Newt Gingrich
From The Daily Edge
# Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich is getting sued for using 'Eye of the Tiger' during rallies

Jan 31st 2012, 3:57 PM 2,084 Views 6 Comments

But he’s not the first politician to face the wrath of the music industry for his choice of song during campaign rallies.

Romney holds advantage over Gingrich as Florida votes in Republican primary
# US 2012
# US 2012

Romney holds advantage over Gingrich as Florida votes in Republican primary

Jan 31st 2012, 9:51 AM 893 Views 2 Comments

The battle to face Barack Obama in the autumn presidential election steps up a gear as the sunshine state holds its primary today.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 29 January, 2012

Explainer: How rich is US presidential hopeful Mitt Romney?
# US 2012
# US 2012

Explainer: How rich is US presidential hopeful Mitt Romney?

Jan 29th 2012, 1:40 PM 4,076 Views 8 Comments

VERY rich.