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Biden Says Bloomberg’s Endorsement Resonates as Call for Unity

Biden Says Bloomberg’s Endorsement Resonates as Call for Unity

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(FT. DODGE, Iowa) – Hours after New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced his support of President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden cited Bloomberg’s endorsement as a call for the country to unite together, regar…

Meat Loaf Endorses Mitt Romney in Rocker’s First Political Endorsement Ever

Meat Loaf Endorses Mitt Romney in Rocker’s First Political Endorsement Ever

EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images(DEFIANCE, Ohio) – Forget swing state newspapers and major politicians — Mitt Romney Thursday night received a premium endorsement that nobody was expecting when rock legend Meat Loaf took the stage in Ohio and th…

Pearl Jam Guitarist Makes Plea for Obamacare

Pearl Jam Guitarist Makes Plea for Obamacare

David Becker/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Mike McCready, the lead guitarist for the ’90s grunge band Pearl Jam, tells a personal story of his own pre-existing medical condition during a video in which he urges voters to cast their ballot for President …

Mitt Romney Gets Endorsement from Clint Eastwood

Mitt Romney Gets Endorsement from Clint Eastwood

Indigo/Getty Images(SUN VALLEY, Idaho) — Mitt Romney got some celebrity love when Clint Eastwood showed up at his high-dollar fundraiser Friday evening in Idaho to offer his endorsement of the presumptive GOP nominee.When the Oscar-winning director w…

John Edwards’ Daughter Jumps Back into Politics

John Edwards’ Daughter Jumps Back into Politics

Steve Exum/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Two months after standing steadfastly by her father John Edward’s side during his hugely-publicized campaign finance fraud trial, Cate Edwards is hopping back into the political arena to stand by Trevor Thom…

Bush and Romney Spoke After Elevator Endorsement

Bush and Romney Spoke After Elevator Endorsement

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — George W. Bush and Mitt Romney have connected.Bush and Romney spoke with each other after the former president offered his fleeting support for the Republican candidate in an elevator this week, a person on Romn…

Jay-Z: Obama Better Than Romney by ‘Leaps and Bounds’

Jay-Z: Obama Better Than Romney by ‘Leaps and Bounds’

Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — If there was any lingering doubt about whether rapper Jay-Z is an Obama supporter, as he was in 2008, the hip-hop megastar dispelled it Tuesday.In an interview with CNN, Jay-Z said President Obama is a bet…

George W. Bush: ‘I’m for Mitt Romney’

George W. Bush: ‘I’m for Mitt Romney’

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — Mitt Romney has the support of former president George W. Bush.“I’m for Mitt Romney,” Bush told ABC News Tuesday morning as the doors of an elevator closed on him, following a speech he gave on…

Santorum Explains Late Night Romney Backing on "The Tonight Show"

Santorum Explains Late Night Romney Backing on "The Tonight Show"

PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images(BURBANK, Calif.) — Wearing his trademark sweater vest and bringing one as a gift for his host while appearing as a guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Tuesday, Rick Santorum explained why he endorsed Mitt Romne…

Rick Santorum Formally Endorses Mitt Romney

Rick Santorum Formally Endorses Mitt Romney

AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Rick Santorum has officially endorsed Mitt Romney, and notified his supporters in an email sent Monday night.In the email, the former presidential candidate cited his Friday meeting with Romney in his hometown of Pittsburg…

Michele Bachmann Finally Decides to Endorse Mitt Romney

Michele Bachmann Finally Decides to Endorse Mitt Romney

Scott Olson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Michele Bachmann has finally decided to endorse Mitt Romney—119 days after she dropped out of the race.The endorsement will come at a joint Romney-Bachmann appearance on Thursday. No doubt Bachmann will tal…

Gingrich’s Official Endorsement of Romney Won’t Be Wednesday

Gingrich’s Official Endorsement of Romney Won’t Be Wednesday

Peter Foley/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Newt Gingrich will not officially endorse Mitt Romney Wednesday — that will take place in the coming weeks, Gingrich campaign spokesman R.C. Hammond told ABC News.“The main thing is, he&rsquo…

Betty White Makes 2012 Campaign Ad Debut

Betty White Makes 2012 Campaign Ad Debut

ABC/Ida Mae Astute(LOS ANGELES) — In a congressional race that pits two of California’s Democratic titans against each other, one candidate pulled the gold card, or rather, the Golden card, this week.Rep. Howard Berman, D-Calif., is out with a c…

Texas Gov. Perry Endorses Romney

Texas Gov. Perry Endorses Romney

ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images(AUSTIN, Texas) — Texas Governor Rick Perry endorsed Mitt Romney Wednesday, ahead of Newt Gingrich dropping out of the race, which is expected to happen next week.“Mitt Romney has earned the Republican Presidential nom…

Rick Santorum Still Won’t Endorse Mitt Romney

Rick Santorum Still Won’t Endorse Mitt Romney

ABC/ DONNA SVENNEVIK(NEW YORK) — Rick Santorum went up to the edge of endorsing Mitt Romney Tuesday evening, but failed to pull the trigger despite many attempts by CNN’s Piers Morgan to get him to say the word.Clearly frustrated by Santorum dan…

Boehner Endorses Romney, Says ‘It’s Clear’ He Will Be the Nominee

Boehner Endorses Romney, Says ‘It’s Clear’ He Will Be the Nominee

Alex Wong/Getty Images(PITTSBURGH) — House Speaker John Boehner formally endorsed Mitt Romney Tuesday morning, becoming one of the last major Republican leaders to coalesce behind the presumptive nominee.“I’ve not taken a position on this …

Santorum Holds Off on Endorsing GOP Candidate

Santorum Holds Off on Endorsing GOP Candidate

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Rick Santorum said Monday night there is “no question Barack Obama has to be defeated,” but did not say he would back presumptive nominee Mitt Romney, instead revealing he had only spoken to Newt Gi…

Herman Cain Flops on Gingrich Endorsement

Herman Cain Flops on Gingrich Endorsement

Scott Eells/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Less than two months ago, Herman Cain, who was out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination, stood on a stage in West Palm Beach, just three days before the Florida primary, and told t…

Bobby Jindal, Pat Toomey, Rick Scott Line Up Behind Romney

Bobby Jindal, Pat Toomey, Rick Scott Line Up Behind Romney

gov [dot] louisiana [dot] gov(WILMINGTON, Del.) — With Rick Santorum out of the race, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and several other high ranking Republicans endorsed Mitt Romney as the Republican nominee on Tuesday, saying that he looks forward to sup…

Rick Santorum Brushes Off Loss of Paul Ryan Endorsement

Rick Santorum Brushes Off Loss of Paul Ryan Endorsement

Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images(HUDSON, Wis.) — Rick Santorum shook off questions about Rep. Paul Ryan’s endorsement of Mitt Romney Friday morning, saying only that he is working to get the “endorsements of the people” not the Republ…

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