Mitt Romney Abandons 2016 Campaign For President

Three weeks after raising expectations, Romney steps out of the spotlight Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney told donors and supporters Friday that he will not run for president, just three weeks after upending the GOP field by suggesting he was seriously considering a third bid for the White House. “After putting considerable thought into making another run for president, I’ve […]

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Mitt Romney to Attack Hillary Clinton in Speech

Said to be “seriously considering” another run at the White House, the former Republican presidential nominee will attack the Democratic frontrunner as ‘clueless’ on foreign policy and the economy Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will make his most forceful public case yet against likely Democratic contender Hillary Clinton’s presidential ambitions in a speech Wednesday at Mississippi State University. According […]

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Romney Faces Doubts From 2012 Donors

It will take hundreds of millions of dollars to win the White House in 2016, and by that measure, Republican Mitt Romney is off to a rough start. The 2012 Republican nominee is struggling to secure the financial backing even of the people who were his staunchest supporters. The Center for Public Integrity in recent days attempted to contact roughly […]

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Romney ‘Seriously Considering’ 2016 Bid With Focus On Poverty

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney sought to cast himself as a champion of the nation’s poor Friday, as he announced he is giving a third presidential campaign “serious consideration.” Addressing the GOP’s elite at the winter meeting of the Republican National Committee aboard the U.S.S. Midway, Romney premiered a brand new stump speech, laying out the themes of his […]

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Romney To Attend Fundraiser With Christie

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will attend a fundraiser for the Republican Governors Association meeting in Boston this week with embattled New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Romney’s attendance at the Thursday fundraiser, first reported by the Washington Post and confirmed by an aide, is a signal to the party’s donor class that he is standing by Christie as he fights […]

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Mitt Romney Accepts Apology From MSNBC Host

Mitt Romney accepted an apology from MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry, who along with other panelists on her show made remarks about his adopted African American grandchild. “I think it’s a heartfelt apology, and I think for that reason we hold no ill will whatsoever,” the former Republican presidential candidate said on Fox News Sunday. “I think people recognize, and the folks […]

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White House: GOP Focus On Benghazi Tied To Mitt Romney (With Transcript)

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney fended off a barrage of questions on Friday afternoon over the Obama administration’s public statements in response to last year’s Benghazi attack, saying Republicans are following Mitt Romney in politicizing the tragedy. “From the hours after the attack, beginning with the Republican nominee’s unfortunate press release, and then his statement the day after, there […]

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