Tag: Mitt Romney
Robert Reich: The New Compassionate Conservatism and Trickle-Down EconomicsJanuary 2015
"Republicans have still got a whopping credibility problem, starting with trickle-down economics."
John Stoehr: Does Jeb Bush Have a Mitt Romney Problem?December 2014
Yes, but not because of his business ventures.
Jeremiah Goulka: The Dogs of War Are BarkingNovember 2012
Would a President Mitt Romney be primed for military action in Iran?
Tana Wojczuk: Mitt Romney as Shakespeare’s CoriolanusNovember 2012
In the aftermath of Sandy, it's time to reevaluate what it means to be dependent on government.
Richard Falk: Comparing Presidential Elections: 2008 versus 2012October 2012
How hope and fear have defined America's last two presidential campaigns.
Robert Reich: My Plane Out of NYC in Advance of Sandy, and Mitt Romney’s AmericaOctober 2012
Is a $4000 airline ticket a vision of Romney's America?
Robert Reich: If You Succumb to Cynicism, the Regressives Win It AllOctober 2012
Dear progressives: You may think there's not a huge difference between Obama and Romney. But there is, and you should still vote.
Robert Reich: Mitt Romney’s Question-Mark EconomyOctober 2012
Mitt Romney's election campaign is rife with questions, and wholly uncertain answers.
Robert Reich: Romney the Detail Man?October 2012
Why it's decidedly ironic that the New York Times ran a story about Romney being a man of details.
Jay Walljasper: What is Mitt Romney Planning for America?October 2012
Where does the rage in the Republican Party come from?
Robert Reich: Obama is BackOctober 2012
President Obama's performance in Tuesday's debate was a significant improvement.
Mattea Kramer: Tough Talk for AmericaOctober 2012
A guide to the presidential debates you won't be hearing.
Robert Reich: The Two Major Views About Why Romney is Losing, and Why the Second is More ConvincingSeptember 2012
For one, Americans are finally beginning to see how radical the GOP is becoming.
Tom Engelhardt: Obama Against the WorldSeptember 2012
Forget Mitt Romney, can the president make it to November 7?
Robert Reich: Four Reasons Romney Might Still WinSeptember 2012
The election's not over yet, and rumors of Romney's demise are premature.
Robert Reich: The Real Mitt RevealedSeptember 2012
What Mitt Romney's 47-percent comment means.
Robert Reich: Why Romney and Ryan are Going DownSeptember 2012
Unemployment, immigration, women's rights—the list of Romney-Ryan's failings goes on and on.
Robert Reich: How Romney Keeps Lying Through His Big White TeethAugust 2012
How are patently false statements permissible in political ads?
Robert Reich: George W. Bush as Hurricane IsaacAugust 2012
Hurricane Isaac may end up reminding voters of the legacy of George W. Bush.
Robert Reich: Romney’s Lying MachineAugust 2012
Every campaign is guilty of exaggerations, but Romney's lies are another thing altogether.
Robert Reich: The Five Reasons Why the Ryan-Romney Economic Plan Would Be A Disaster for AmericaAugust 2012
Introducing the so-called bold, marvelous, and much-needed Ryan-Romney economic plan.
Robert Reich: Mitt’s 13-Percent TaxAugust 2012
Romney’s alleged 13% tax rate violates the core principles of tax fairness and equal sacrifice.
Robert Reich: Whose Plan Destroys Medicare — Obama’s or Romney-Ryan’s?August 2012
Mitt Romney has charged that the Affordable Care Act will make massive cuts in Medicare. Is he right?
Robert Reich: The Ryan ChoiceAugust 2012
By selecting Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney has provided a stark contrast for voters.
Lois Beckett: Pandora Asks Listeners to Share Their Emails With RomneyAugust 2012
Don't harass me on my email, don't stalk me on the apps that I use, says Crystal Harris after receiving a pop-up message asking her to share her email with the Romney campaign.
Robert Reich: The Terrible Economy and the Anti-Election of 2012July 2012
Facing the worst economy in at least a generation, both presidential candidates are hamstrung by the machines that would elect them
Robert Reich: Mitt Romney and the New Gilded AgeJuly 2012
America's multimillionaires are buying the 2012 election—and with it, American democracy, taking us back to the Gilded Age.
Robert Reich: Romney-Trump in 2012May 2012
The Romney campaign is getting very close to Donald Trump, but why?
Robert Reich: Why Obama Should Be Attacking Casino CapitalismMay 2012
Are the recent controversies surrounding JPMorgan Chase and Bain Capital isolated incidents, or symptomatic of a single, larger problem?
Robert Reich: How Odd that Mitt’s Smitten With ClintonMay 2012
Mitt Romney has spoken highly of the Clinton administration. Is it pandering, or could he really mean it?
Robert Reich: Why Mitt Won’t Be Able to Hide From His Primary SelfMarch 2012
Mitt Romney needs to learn that we’re no longer in an Etch-a-Sketch world.