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#Mitt Romney

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Mitt Romney says Todd Akin should drop out of Senate race

The Missouri congressman and US senate hopeful is under pressure after comments he made about “legitimate rape”.

# mitt-romney - Friday 17 August, 2012

Mitt Romney says he paid 13 per cent tax rate

The average effective federal tax rate for American taxpayers is 11 per cent.

# mitt-romney - Monday 13 August, 2012

Obama: Paul Ryan is the "ideological leader" of Republicans

Speaking about Mitt Romney’s vice presidential pick for the first time, Obama praised Ryan as a decent family man.

From The Daily Edge So was US vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan popular in school? Veep

So was US vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan popular in school?

Let’s see what it says in his yearbook.

# mitt-romney - Saturday 11 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here is the week's news... skewed Not The News

Here is the week's news... skewed

BREAKING via The Mire wire: The underground sect which has never been exposed to Craig Doyle – and would you trust NAMA to mind your children?

Romney announces Irish-American congressman Ryan as VP pick

Wisconsin representative Paul Ryan, 42, led the Republican charge in last year’s talks on raising the US’s legal debt ceiling.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day…

# mitt-romney - Saturday 4 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Clint Eastwood and Jenna Jameson endorse Mitt Romney Mixed Bag

Clint Eastwood and Jenna Jameson endorse Mitt Romney

Barack Obama can console himself with the fact that he still has George Clooney’s support. That counts for something, right?

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Poll: who do you want as the next president of the USA? Your Say This post contains a poll

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Another awkward moment for Romney as aide tells reporters to 'kiss my ass' RomneyShambles

# mitt-romney - Saturday 28 July, 2012

100 days ahead of vote: Obama ahead but vulnerable US

100 days ahead of vote: Obama ahead but vulnerable

President Barack Obama appears to have a slight edge over Republican rival Mitt Romney – but issue of the economy continues to curb his popularity.

# mitt-romney - Friday 27 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Pics, videos: The gaffes which have marred Mitt Romney's London visit RomneyShambles This post contains videos This post contains images

Pics, videos: The gaffes which have marred Mitt Romney's London visit

Insults, revealing state secrets and being mocked by Boris Johnson. Hopefully Enda will have some words of comfort for poor old Mitt Romney.

Taoiseach to meet Team Ireland, the Queen, and Romney in London

Enda Kenny will be a busy man today in advance of the Olympics 2012 opening ceremony.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Olympic date: Enda Kenny set to meet Mitt Romney

Arrangements are being finalised for Friday’s meeting.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Nauseating and conspiracies: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Nauseating and conspiracies: The week in quotes

“I think throwing out conspiracies like a man standing at the bar in a pub is quite unacceptable.”

# mitt-romney - Friday 20 July, 2012

Obama, Romney suspending campaigning after Colorado cinema massacre

The Democratic and Republican candidates both called off campaign rallies after the deaths of 12 cinemagoers in Aurora.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Romney won't publish tax details - fearing 'distortion' from Democrats

Mitt Romney says releasing any further tax records would simply give Democrats fuel to try and attack him further.

# mitt-romney - Monday 16 July, 2012

Obama says no apology to Romney over Bain attacks

Romney has faced questions over the fortune he earned at Bain Capital and when exactly he departed from his job at the company.

# mitt-romney - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Romney slams 'false' attacks on job record USA

Romney slams 'false' attacks on job record

Romney has angrily blasted what he called “false” attacks on his time at Bain Capital.

# mitt-romney - Monday 9 July, 2012

Romney raises $35m more than Obama in June

Mitt Romney raised $106 million in June while Barack Obama raised $71 million.

# mitt-romney - Friday 6 July, 2012

US election: Romney and Republicans 'raised over $100m last month'

Fundraising battle heats up between Romney and Obama…

# mitt-romney - Thursday 28 June, 2012

US Supreme Court upholds most parts of Obama’s landmark healthcare law Obamacare This post contains videos This post contains images

US Supreme Court upholds most parts of Obama’s landmark healthcare law

The decision is seen as a big victory for the Obama administration and will theoretically allow healthcare coverage for more than 30 million Americans.

From The Daily Edge New poll says Obama better than Romney… at dealing with alien invasion Aliens

New poll says Obama better than Romney… at dealing with alien invasion

36 per cent of American believe in UFOs – but only 2 per cent would try to harm an alien if they invaded.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 24 June, 2012

So much partying and do as the Romans do: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

So much partying and do as the Romans do: The week in quotes

“What we have found, in one word, is a disgrace.”

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Krugman: Elect Mitt Romney and the US will have an Irish recession

The Nobel laureate was warned against Mitt Romney’s economic policies, saving: “Ireland is America’s future”.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# mitt-romney - Friday 8 June, 2012

Obama to Europe: 'There are solutions to euro crisis'

The US president used a White House press conference to urge Greece to remain in the eurozone and have a pop at his country’s congress while he was at it.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Every morning, TheJournal.ie brings you the nine things you need to know as you start your day.

Did Obama deliberately refer to his opponent as 'George Romney'?

They do call him the ‘Teleprompter president’ – but Barack Obama raised a laugh while stumbling over the name of his rival.

# mitt-romney - Thursday 31 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge God Bless Amercia. Mitt Romney app gaffe has the Internet laughing Team Amercia This post contains videos This post contains images

God Bless Amercia. Mitt Romney app gaffe has the Internet laughing

Late-night comedian Steven Colbert has even made up a national anthem for the new dream country.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Romney poised to clinch Republican Party nomination

Winning today’s Texas primary will see the former governor of Massachusetts become his party’s candidate for the presidential election.

# mitt-romney - Monday 14 May, 2012

Ron Paul effectively ends presidential campaign

The move leaves Mitt Romney without serious rivals in the contest for the Republican nomination.

# mitt-romney - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Romney denies deliberately bullying gay schoolmates

The Republican presidential candidate apologised after reports he led a group who cut off a gay classmate’s long hair.

Video: How Obama went from supporting gay marriage... to supporting gay marriage Evolution This post contains videos

Video: How Obama went from supporting gay marriage... to supporting gay marriage

The US president said his position had been ‘evolving’ over the years but 16 years ago he declared support for legalizing same-sex marriage.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Texas prisoner wins 40 per cent of ballot against Obama

West Virginians signalled dissatisfaction with Obama in Democratic primary.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Santorum tells supporters: Vote for Romney and defeat Obama

Defeated Republican primary candidate Rick Santorum tells his supporters to back the campaign of nominee Mitt Romney.

# mitt-romney - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Roe v Wade, Obamacare and Super PACs: US election terms explained Explainer This post contains videos

Roe v Wade, Obamacare and Super PACs: US election terms explained

Blue State or Red State, No Child Left Behind and Grover Norquist. What do these terms mean and who are these people? TheJournal.ie explains…

# mitt-romney - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Newt Gingrich bows out of US presidential campaign

Former House speaker called on Republican Party members to back Mitt Romney instead of “radical” Obama.

# mitt-romney - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

On Afghan trip, Obama says US is on a path to 'destroying Al Qaeda' Afghanistan This post contains videos

On Afghan trip, Obama says US is on a path to 'destroying Al Qaeda'

The US president was speaking on the day he signed an agreement for the period after US forces withdraw from Afghanistan in 2014.

# mitt-romney - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed Bin Laden This post contains videos

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed

Seemingly backtracking on his statements from a few years ago, the Republican presidential candidate says he would have given the order to kill Osama bin Laden.