Barack Obama, Mitt Romney

FACT CHECK: Stumbles in latest presidential debate

By The Associated Press

FACT CHECK: Facts take some hits in rough and tumble debate

Excerpts from this story referencing "Obama administration":

"… on was a result mainly of a moratorium on offshore drilling imposed by the Obama administration after the April 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, the worst offshor …"

Daily Disclosure: Planned Parenthood airs ads opposing Romney

By Rachael Marcus

Planned Parenthood is spending $3.2 million in an attempt to keep Mitt Romney out of the White House.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Ohio":

"… g in northern Virginia this week and is set to run throughout Virginia and Ohio in the coming weeks, according to a press release.The ad buy comes via Pla …"

"… ty and Municipal Employees, opposes the re-election of Rep. Jim Renacci, R-Ohio.Conservative super PAC American Crossroads released “Words,” highlight …"

Mitt Romney

Documents conflict on when Romney left Bain

By The Associated Press

Romney adviser Gillespie charges Obama campaign making false charge against former governor

Excerpts from this story referencing "Massachusetts":

"… itself scrambling to explain the apparent discrepancies between the former Massachusetts governor's past statements about his Bain tenure and the SEC documents. …"

"… to February 1999. The Boston Globe reported Thursday that a Massachusetts financial disclosure form Romney filed in 2003 stated he still owned 100 p …"

"… ned 100 percent of Bain Capital in 2002. Romney was elected to one term as Massachusetts governor in 2002. ___ Associated Press writers …"

Obama and Romney: Where they stand on the issues

By The Associated Press

Where Obama and Romney stand on the issues, from economy and education to taxes and terrorism

Excerpts from this story referencing "Massachusetts":

"… of the law modeled largely after his universal health care achievement in Massachusetts because he says states, not Washington, should drive policy on the uninsur …"

Romney calls Obama's health care requirement a tax

By The Associated Press

Romney says Obama health care mandate is a tax, maintains that Mass. mandate is not a tax

Excerpts from this story referencing "Massachusetts":

"… t of the state health care law that Romney enacted when he was governor of Massachusetts."The governor believes that what we put in place in Massachusetts was a pe …"

"… ernor of Massachusetts."The governor believes that what we put in place in Massachusetts was a penalty and he disagrees with the court's ruling that the mandate wa …"

"… alth care issue is for Romney. The law he signed as governor in 2006 moved Massachusetts toward universal coverage and became a blueprint for Obama's overhaul. But …"

"… ted that the court ruling did not mean that he raised taxes as governor of Massachusetts. He said Chief Justice John Roberts was clear in the court's 5-4 ruling th …"

FACT CHECK: Latest attacks from Santorum evoke deja vu

By FactCheck.Org

Santorum campaign ad attacking Mitt Romney makes false claims, again

Excerpts from this story referencing "Massachusetts":

"… eve that Romney “stuck taxpayers with a 1 billion dollar shortfall” in Massachusetts.Some days political campaigns can seem like a scene from “Groundhog Day, …"

"… one by one, again.$50 abortionsThe ad makes the claim that as governor of Massachusetts, Romney’s “big government-mandating health care included $50 abortions …"

"… mmonwealth Connector may have had little choice but to do so. In 1981, the Massachusetts Supreme Court ruled that women eligible for Medicaid had a state …"

"… essary abortions. In 1997, the state high court again ruled that Massachusetts must cover medically necessary abortions if it covers other medically nece …"

FACT CHECK: Pro-Romney super PAC hits Santorum with misleading claims

By FactCheck.Org

TV ad from Restore Our Future makes misleading claims about GOP candidate Rick Santorum

Excerpts from this story referencing "Mitt Romney":

"… other states with a new TV ad making some misleading claims.The ad claims Mitt Romney turned around Massachusetts’ finances without raising taxes, when in fac …"

"… mbraced earmarks.As Santorum tries to seize the tea-party mantle and paint Mitt Romney as the ultimate establishment candidate, the reality is Santorum became th …"

Romney flip-flops on use of earmarks

By The Associated Press

Romney the presidential nominee is anti-earmark, but as governor, Mass. had many 'high priority projects'

Excerpts from this story referencing "Worcester":

"… River, and $25 million for a highway interchange on Interstate 495 in the Worcester Democrat's district.The Romney aide wrote in the email that the projects w …"

PAC profile: Restore Our Future

By Rachael Marcus

Quick stats on 2012's top super PAC, supporting Mitt Romney

Excerpts from this story referencing "Politics":

"… anizations in the financial sector, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. And nearly half of the early money raised by the pro-Romney group was fro …"

FACT CHECK: GOP tackles the 9-9-9 tax plan, immigration in Las Vegas debate

By FactCheck.Org

Western debate between Republican presidential nominees grows feisty

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bureau of Labor Statistics":

"… hs than Massachusetts did in Romney’s entire four years, the most recent Bureau of Labor Statistics figures show that total non-farm jobs in Texas increased by about 24,500 i …"

FACT CHECK: Did Romney’s health care law kill jobs?

By FactCheck.Org

Perry campaign using statistics from a unverifiable conservative think tank, and using them often

Excerpts from this story referencing "Health":

"… ation of Massachusetts, told us that the short answer is: “Who knows?” Health insurance costs have disproportionately affected small businesses, and the …"