Tagged: mitt romney

The Bearable Likeness of Bush and Obama (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 2/26/2014 07:48 am

The U.S. faces a large federal budget deficit and a sizable public debt. With Republicans quick to lay blame on President Obama, the real history of our circumstance involves two presidencies operating in extraordinary times.

Mack McLarty: Have Bill Clinton, Mitt Romney Work Together on Fiscal Cliff

by Mark Carter 11/12/2012 10:36 am

In the Washington Post, Mack McLarty and Nelson Cunningham call for a Clinton-Romney Commission to address the fiscal cliff.

It's the Trend Line, Stupid (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 11/12/2012 12:00 am

The pattern in last week's election was this: Patterns matter. And politicians who can recognize and exploit patterns win.

Notes on Election Night in Arkansas (Analysis)

by Lance Turner 11/7/2012 10:13 am

Arkansans on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly for Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, filled each of its U.S. House seats with Republicans and gave the GOP its first majority in the state Legislature since Reconstruction.

Obama Dislike Fuels GOP Takeover in Arkansas

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/7/2012 07:29 am

President Barack Obama's unpopularity and the involvement of outside conservative groups helped Republicans in Arkansas achieve a prize that had eluded them for 138 years when they swept the state's U.S. House seats and wrested control of the state Senate in Tuesday's election.