Tag Archives: Mitt Romney 2012

The “Forgotten” Poll

As is the case in most Presidential elections, polling data is abundant and frequently contradictory not to mention confusing as well. One polling group uses certain assumptions based on previous elections about the makeup of the electorate while the next uses another set of assumptions, thus producing often wildly different results. While the pollsters look [...]

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Why Mitt?

 My Case for Mitt Romney Alecia T. Williams My name is Alecia.  I am a wife and a mom of four children.  I love politics and the fascinating process we have in America of selecting our political leaders.  Over the years, my experiences in life have reinforced my conviction that this selection process matters.  America’s [...]

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Religious Freedom Series, Part 2: What Religious Freedom Means

What Americans Know About Religious Freedom Most Americans know that religious freedom is one of the most basic freedoms guaranteed in the U.S. Constitution. Frequently called the “first freedom,” freedom of religion is prominent in the American founding documents and gives rise to many other freedoms. It is a fundamental human right — one that [...]

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Religious Freedom Series, Part 1: An Introduction to Religious Freedom

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a series of articles about the principle of Religious Freedom here  in the US.  The church generally tries to stay out of political issues but when political issues threaten moral/religious issues, the church will stand by those who are defending what is morally right.  In [...]

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National Journal: Gingrich to Hold Post-Caucus Press Conference

Gotta wonder what this is all about.  Does he want to distract people from his second electoral drubbing in one week or is he taking his ball and going home?  We shall see. Instead of the traditional election night party, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich will hold a press conference after the Nevada Caucus on [...]

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The Hill – Dick Morris: How Mitt Romney Suckered Gingrich in Florida

    I couldn’t agree more with this analysis from Dick Morris: For students of American politics, following the way the Romney campaign played Newt Gingrich in Florida is a lesson to learn and to keep. Romney’s people must have realized that Newt does best when he is positive. His bold ideas, clear vision, revolutionary [...]

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Newsweek/Gingrich: Romney’s “Perfect Family” is a Liability

It’s come to this… Romney’s little joke suggests that he understands that his most glaring weakness may be his lack of a poetic flaw, a useful element in a politician’s essential task of connecting with other human beings. Romney’s perfect hair and perfect family, his abstinence from petty vices (alcohol, caffeine, and nicotine), and his [...]

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Remember When Politicians Could Laugh at Themselves?

No, its not exactly the same thing as we are experiencing now between Newt and Mitt but, it does remind us that Ronald Reagan never took himself too seriously (unlike a certain former Speaker of the House) as evidenced by his invitation to Mr. Rickles to perform at his inaugural.  Besides, its good to lighten [...]

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Are We the Party of Traditional Morality or Aren’t We?

I, along with other Conservatives, have been quite dismayed over the last few weeks by the tactics of some Republican candidates in their quest to achieve the nomination of their party to run against Barak Obama. I was taken aback by Newt Gingrich’s assault on Mitt Romney’s business record which came straight out of Ted [...]

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Mitt Romney: Annual Reagan Lecture

I have to agree with Bosman at Rightosphere.  I believe this is the best performance I have ever seen Mitt Romney give.  Wow!  It is quite long, but well worth watching.  If all those people who attended could spare an hour, so can we:)  Listen to how Mitt answers the question about running in 2012.  [...]

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