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Romney says he “put it all on the field”

November 6, 2012 in West Central Tribune

BOSTON (AP) Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney wrote a 1,118-word victory speech on Tuesday as he concluded his yearslong quest for the presidency claiming he had no regrets.
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ENDORSEMENT: Romney for nation’s future

October 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney has made a convincing case that President Barack Obama has not earned a second term. More importantly, Romney has emerged as a competent, qualified challenger who clearly is up to the job of returning the nation to pre-recession prosperity, job creation and restored status on the world stage.
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LETTER: Obama cares for the 99 percent that Romney doesn’t

October 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Profiteers like Romney care not about fair trade policies from foreign companies, but about giving themselves and wealthy friends and corporations hefty profits and tax breaks; i.e. Cayman Island and Swiss bank accounts, for their United States tax evasion schemes.
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LETTER: What do Romney, Obama support and/or oppose?

October 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

What Mitt Romney supports/Barack Obama opposes: Continue Reading

Slate’s Explainer: Does the U.S. military still use bayonets, horses?

October 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic

All Marines learn to use bayonets during their basic martial arts training. Continue Reading

ANALYSIS: Calm Romney pins hopes on momentum

October 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) Republican Mitt Romney is acting like a challenger who feels he has enough momentum and time to overtake the president by Election Day. Judging from Monday’s final debate, President Barack Obama almost seems to agree. Continue Reading

Foreign policy fireworks: Obama on attack, Romney cool

October 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) President Barack Obama sharply challenged Mitt Romney on foreign policy in their final campaign debate Monday night, accusing him of “wrong and reckless leadership that is all over the map.” The Republican coolly responded, “Attacking me is not an agenda” for dealing with a dangerous world.
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Obama, Romney square off in final debate

October 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

BOCA RATON, Fla. President Obama sharply challenged Mitt Romney on foreign policy in their final campaign debate Monday night, saying, “every time you’ve offered an opinion you’ve been wrong.” The Republican coolly responded, “Attacking me is not an agenda” for dealing with a dangerous world. Continue Reading

Candidates seek foreign policy edge in third and final debate

October 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WASHINGTON (AP) Still neck-and-neck after all these months, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney head into their third and final debate with each man eager to project an aura of personal strength and leadership while raising doubts about the steadiness and foreign policy credentials of the other guy. Continue Reading

Obama, Romney seek women’s vote

October 17, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Candidates campaign in battleground states following Tuesday night’s debate
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa (AP) One day after their contentious, finger-pointing debate, President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney vied aggressively for the support of women voters Wednesday, as they and their running mates charged across nearly a half-dozen battleground states in the close race for the White House with 20 days to run. Continue Reading