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Mitt Romney and the Culture of Campaign Caution

Almost exactly four years ago, Barack Obama made one of the worse gaffes of his political career. He told highfalutin donors at a San Francisco fundraiser that...

Mitt Romney’s High Cost Per Vote: $17.14

Politics, like baseball, isn’t fair. In 2011, the New York Yankees had a total payroll of $202 million, nearly six times as much as the payroll for the Kansas...

Mitt Romney at Ford Field

Mitt Romney is on the 35-yard line. He’s at Ford Field, home of the once-struggling Lions, in Detroit, home of the still-struggling economy, to deliver a juiced...

Mitt Romney’s Return to Negativeland

Romney campaign strategist Stuart Stevens wrote a fine book about his work for George W. Bush on the 2000 presidential campaign, and he aptly describes the...

Mitt Romney Wins Florida in a Rout

By the end, it had become a matter of margins. Would Mitt Romney defeat Newt Gingrich in Florida’s Republican primary? Or would Romney obliterate his opponent...