Mitt Romney

Filings reveal previously unknown Romney bundlers

By Michael Beckel

Nearly six-dozen lobbyists raised more than $17 million for the Republican presidential nominee in 2012.

Daily Disclosure: Last-minute efforts from a shadowy group favor Romney

By Rachael Marcus

Last-minute ad spending by outside groups favor the GOP challenger.

OPINION: Voices of the uninsured

By Wendell Potter

A flood of reaction to Mitt Romney's comments on getting care from the emergency room.

OPINION: Citizen$ United

By Rob Tornoe

A cartoon by Rob Tornoe

FACT CHECK: Is Romney to blame for cancer death?

By FactCheck.Org

Factcheck.org takes on a controversial new ad from the a pro-Obama super PAC

Daily Disclosure: Man links wife's cancer death to Bain buyout

By Alexandra Duszak

A Democratic super PAC continues to hammer Romney's history with Bain Capital, this time over health insurance.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bain Capital":

"… ominee Mitt Romney, condemning his actions when he was chairman and CEO of Bain Capital and linking the private equity firm's buyout of a steel company to a woman …"

Former Olympians praise Romney in ad — and pony up contributions

By Michael Beckel

Super PAC ads backing Romney feature Kristi Yamaguchi, also a contributor to the candidate.

Excerpts from this story referencing "New Jersey":

"… ebrity endorsers aren’t Restore Our Future’s only ties to the Olympics.New Jersey-based Jet Set Sports, a company that provides luxury hospitality packages …"

Donor profile: Harlan Crow

By Rachael Marcus

Quick stats on the biggest financial backers of Election 2012
Barack Obama

Obama spends nearly $100 million on campaign ads

By The Associated Press

Obama spends nearly $100 million on ads, early barrage seeks to define Romney as unfit
Mitt Romney

Romney faces NAACP, booed for hitting 'Obamacare'

By The Associated Press

Mitt Romney to make pitch to black voters at NAACP annual convention

Excerpts from this story referencing "White House":

"… on that his policies would help "families of any color" more than Obama's, White House spokesman Jay Carney said the president has pursued ideas that help suppor …"

Romney visits food bank in fire-stricken Colorado

By The Associated Press

Mitt Romney visits food bank in southern Colorado, visits with fire victims

Excerpts from this story referencing "Houston":

"… sed doors with victims of the fires. Romney is set to fly to Houston Tuesday evening ahead of a planned speech to the NAACP annual convention o …"

Veepstakes include leaks, lies, auditions

By The Associated Press

Leaks, lies, auditions and trial balloons are all part of the big veepstakes sideshow

Excerpts from this story referencing "Kelly Ayotte":

"… his opponent — generates questions about GOP veep ambitions.Why did Sen. Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire walk in a July Fourth parade with Romney? Why did Gov. Bo …"

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 "Kelly Ayotte":

"… ds with his wife, Ann. He also was joined by New Hampshire Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte, a possible candidate for a running mate."I see you waterskiing!" one para …"

Romney, GOP seek $50,000 for joint fundraising committee

By Peter H. Stone

Now that Mitt Romney has cinched the nomination, he joins forces with RNC, state parties to raise big bucks.

FACT CHECK: Latest attacks from Santorum evoke deja vu

By FactCheck.Org

Santorum campaign ad attacking Mitt Romney makes false claims, again

Huntsman Sr. backed son's super PAC

By John Dunbar

The father of Jon Huntsman Jr. provided the lion's share of funding to super PAC backing son

PAC profile: Restore Our Future

By Rachael Marcus

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

Excerpts from this story referencing "OdysseyRe":

"… ore Our Future received a $1 million contribution from reinsurance company OdysseyRe of Conn., a “wholly-owned subsidiary” of Canadian insurance and invest …"

"… ey at the Campaign Legal Center, told the Center for Public Integrity that OdysseyRe’s donation raised “some legal red flags."Restore our Future spent excl …"

PAC profile: Endorse Liberty

By Alexandra Duszak

Quick stats on the super PAC, supporting Paul

PAC profile: Our Destiny

By Aaron Mehta

Quick stats on the super PAC, supporting Huntsman

Excerpts from this story referencing "Jon Huntsman":

"… tes.”Last Updated: Jan. 17, 2013 …"

"… cial and left to help raise funds for Our Destiny.Profile:Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman faced long odds to be the Republican nominee from the moment he jumped int …"

"… d was clearly a slap at Romney.By far, the top contributor to the pro-Jon Huntsman Jr. super PAC turned out to be Jon Huntsman Sr., who provided $2.2 mi …"

"… op contributor to the pro-Jon Huntsman Jr. super PAC turned out to be Jon Huntsman Sr., who provided $2.2 million to the group in an effort to put his s …"

FACT CHECK: Gingrich makes a French connection

By FactCheck.Org

Ad brings up a donation Romney gave to the Democratic party in 1992.

Excerpts from this story referencing "ABC News":

"… d the nomination. Romney, who was then a registered independent, told ABC News in 2007: “When there was no real contest in the Republican primary, I’ …"

FACT CHECK: Super PAC polishes Jon Huntsman’s resume

By FactCheck.Org

Super PAC 'Our Destiny' makes errors in TV ad backing Jon Huntsman

Excerpts from this story referencing "Jon Huntsman":

"… e voters to decide.– Eugene Kiely, with Lalita Clozel …"

"… , which backs Mitt Romney. The New York Times reported that Jon Huntsman Sr. is a major donor to the group, although the group has yet to file a ca …"

Romney hosts fundraiser at La Jolla home that is a 'tear down' property

By Peter H. Stone

Is a $12 million oceanside property a tear down? Romney wants to quadruple size of house

Romney corrals hundreds of fundraisers to dial-for-dollars from Las Vegas

By Peter H. Stone

Fundraisers for Mitt Romney hope to raise up to $3 million in a one-day money marathon

Excerpts from this story referencing "Mitt Romney":

"… re still sound asleep or just going to bed, an army of top fundraisers for Mitt Romney will start dialing for dollars with an eye toward raising millions for his …"