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Hurricane Sandy Wallops Obama, Romney Campaign Plans

Hurricane Sandy Wallops Obama, Romney Campaign Plans

William Thomas Cain/Bill Pugliano/Getty Images(ORLANDO, Fla.) — With eight days to the election and the race locked in a dead heat, Hurricane Sandy has forced President Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney to abruptly change the course of their ca…

Poll: Romney Maintains Slight Lead over Obama

Poll: Romney Maintains Slight Lead over Obama

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — As it enters its frenetic final week, the presidential race is drawing more close attention than any such contest in 28 years, a testament to a campaign that has been the closest by some measures in pre-electi…

Poll: Romney Maintains Slight Lead over Obama

Poll: Romney Maintains Slight Lead over Obama

NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — As it enters its frenetic final week, the presidential race is drawing more close attention than any such contest in 28 years, a testament to a campaign that has been the closest by some measures in pre-electi…

Biden Questions if Romney Would Stand Up to Tea Party, Congress

Biden Questions if Romney Would Stand Up to Tea Party, Congress

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Shortly after landing in Ohio Sunday evening, Vice President Joe Biden met with volunteers at a local Ohio field office and questioned whether Mitt Romney would be able to stand up to the Tea Party or GOP-cont…

Biden Questions if Romney Would Stand Up to Tea Party, Congress

Biden Questions if Romney Would Stand Up to Tea Party, Congress

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Shortly after landing in Ohio Sunday evening, Vice President Joe Biden met with volunteers at a local Ohio field office and questioned whether Mitt Romney would be able to stand up to the Tea Party or GOP-cont…

In Ohio, Romney Urges Supporters to Persuade Democrats

In Ohio, Romney Urges Supporters to Persuade Democrats

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(MARION, Ohio) — Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan wrapped up a three-stop bus tour of the Northwestern part of Ohio on Sunday, striking a bipartisan tone with the top of the ticket urging the crowd to talk to their friends who may…

In Ohio, Romney Urges Supporters to Persuade Democrats

In Ohio, Romney Urges Supporters to Persuade Democrats

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(MARION, Ohio) — Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan wrapped up a three-stop bus tour of the Northwestern part of Ohio on Sunday, striking a bipartisan tone with the top of the ticket urging the crowd to talk to their friends who may…

Romney Camp Eyes Sandy as Storm Garners Voters’ Attention

Romney Camp Eyes Sandy as Storm Garners Voters’ Attention

J.D. Pooley/Getty Images(CELINA, Ohio) — One of Mitt Romney’s senior advisers said on Sunday that despite impending wall-to-wall news coverage dedicated to Hurricane Sandy, he feels confident that voters in the key swing states in the region hav…

Romney Camp Eyes Sandy as Storm Garners Voters’ Attention

Romney Camp Eyes Sandy as Storm Garners Voters’ Attention

J.D. Pooley/Getty Images(CELINA, Ohio) — One of Mitt Romney’s senior advisers said on Sunday that despite impending wall-to-wall news coverage dedicated to Hurricane Sandy, he feels confident that voters in the key swing states in the region hav…

Andrew Sullivan: Mitt Romney ‘Like an Alien That Ripped Off His Mask’ at Debates

Andrew Sullivan: Mitt Romney ‘Like an Alien That Ripped Off His Mask’ at Debates

ABC(NEW YORK) — The Daily Beast’s Andrew Sullivan blasted Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney as a “brand new candidate” following this month’s presidential debates, saying on the “This Week” roundtable that…

Newt Gingrich: Richard Mourdock’s Comments Reflect Position of ‘Virtually Every Catholic’ in the U.S.

Newt Gingrich: Richard Mourdock’s Comments Reflect Position of ‘Virtually Every Catholic’ in the U.S.

Richard Ellis/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Sunday morning on “This Week,” former House Speaker Newt Gingrich defended the controversial comments made by Richard Mourdock, in which he suggested that pregnancies resulting from rape were “i…

GOP Highlights Biden’s Flub of Va. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine’s Name

GOP Highlights Biden’s Flub of Va. Senate Candidate Tim Kaine’s Name

Joe Raedle/Getty Images(LYNCHBURG, Va.) — Vice President Joe Biden mixed up the name of the Democratic Senate candidate in Virginia today, calling him by the wrong first name not once, but twice.“I want to tell you, it’s good to be in a st…

On the Stump With Rubio, Romney Appeals to Military Friendly Panhandle

On the Stump With Rubio, Romney Appeals to Military Friendly Panhandle

Alex Wong/Getty Images(PENSACOLA, Fla.) — Kicking off his three-stop Floridian tour Saturday, Mitt Romney appealed to the military-centric community there, pledging a stronger commitment to the military.In doing so, Romney brought up one of President …

Hurricane Sandy Forces More Scheduling Changes for the Romney Campaign

Hurricane Sandy Forces More Scheduling Changes for the Romney Campaign

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(PENSACOLA, Fla.) — Mitt Romney’s planned three-stop tour of the swing state of Virginia Sunday was completely scrapped after predictions for Hurricane Sandy’s path continued to indicate that it would wreak havo…

Presidential Victory Without Majority Could Mean Calls for Reform

Presidential Victory Without Majority Could Mean Calls for Reform

MANDEL NGAN/AFP/GettyImages(WASHINGTON) — You don’t have to go too far into fantasy land to envision a scenario in which President Obama loses the popular vote, but wins the electoral vote. Mitt Romney has gained ground in some national preference pol…

Three Things We Learned from Romney’s ’91 Testimony

Three Things We Learned from Romney’s ’91 Testimony

Jeff Swensen/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — When 21-year-old, sealed testimony by the Republican presidential nominee from his friend’s heated divorce case is unsealed 11 days before a presidential election, interests are understandably piqued.Glori…

Biden Scolds GOP Ticket for Not Having ‘Moral Courage’ to Condemn Mourdock, Akin

Biden Scolds GOP Ticket for Not Having ‘Moral Courage’ to Condemn Mourdock, Akin

JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages(KENOSHA, Wis.) – Vice President Joe Biden commented for the first time Friday on the two Republican Senate candidates who made controversial comments about women and rape.  Biden scolded Republican presidential nom…

Romney Delivers Closing Argument, Touts Big Change

Romney Delivers Closing Argument, Touts Big Change

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(AMES, Iowa) – Mitt Romney delivered a closing argument in Iowa Friday, repackaging his familiar talking points into a prepared speech that promoted his idea of a “big change” election.“This election …

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…

Romney Hits the 50-Percent Mark, With a Clear Edge on the Economy

Romney Hits the 50-Percent Mark, With a Clear Edge on the Economy

Alex Wong/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mitt Romney has seized further advantage on economic issues at the core of the 2012 campaign, taking him to 50-percent support among likely voters vs. 47 percent for Barack Obama – Romney’s highest vote-p…

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