Election 2012: Why Romney Should Make Condoleezza Rice His Running Mate - Breaking News Allvoices

News Stories Related To: Election 2012: Why Romney Should Make Condoleezza Rice His Running Mate

San Francisco : CA : USA | almost 2 years ago  
The New York Times has reported Mitt Romney will announce his running mate sometime this week and it should come as no surprise that one name being tossed around is former Secretary...
    • Clear
    • Share:
    • Share
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
     
  • Read full report
   Reach     Credibility Credibility of 5
Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Related news stories

  • Romney calls for unity after 'evil' acts

      The Tribune | almost 2 years ago
    Obama, Romney trying to stay on message President Barack Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney both keep trying to change the subject. Democrats want Romney to explain offshore accounts Democrats want Romney to explain offshore accounts Mitt Romney...
  • US Presidential Election Takes Negative Turn

      Voice of America | almost 2 years ago
    Download In his campaign appearances, Republican Mitt Romney is trying to keep the election focused squarely on the president's economic record, which public opinion polls indicate is a huge problem for Obama...His priority is trying to keep his own...
  • DNC 'Regrets' Offending Ann Romney With Campaign Ad, Promises No More '...

      Newsbusters | almost 2 years ago
    Soon after releasing a new advertisement that combined footage of GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney dancing around the issues with that of his wife, Ann, riding a dancing show horse, the Democratic National Committee offered an apology of sorts.
  • Presidential campaigns now accented in Spanish

      The Tribune | almost 2 years ago
    Asian-American voters could be game changers in presidential election Asian-American voters could be game changers in presidential election Add Asian-Americans to the list of voting blocs that candidates and political parties ignore at their own...
  • Poll: Most Americans think Romney should release more tax returns

      Los Angeles Times | almost 2 years ago
    As pressure builds for Mitt Romney to release additional tax returns, a new poll suggests a majority of Americans agree that the Republican presidential candidate should disclose more about his financial history. A USA Today/Gallup poll conducted...
  • Condoleezza Rice tops poll for Romney's VP

      NY Daily News | almost 2 years ago
    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal polled 5 percent; Ohio Sen. Rob Portman 3 percent; Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell 3 percent; New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez 3 percent; or former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty 2 percent. Though speculation in recent days has...
  • Would Rice as VP undercut GOP's Israel argument?

      j. | almost 2 years ago
    Follow j. on   and  Since Barack Obama took office, Jewish conservatives have been working hard to paint the president as too willing to press Israel on Palestinian issues. But the latest Washington buzz could throw a wrench in that line of attack if...
  • How ‘You didn't build that' hurts Pawlenty's VP chances

      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
    Mitt Romney 's campaign looks like it intends to make the 2012 election all about President Obama 's You didn't build that comment. And that may not bode well for Tim Pawlenty 's chances of being Romney's vice president. Romney's campaign has gone...
  • The Condoleezza Rice effect

      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
    Condoleezza Rice isn't likely to be Mitt Romney 's pick for vice president, but a new poll suggests that she would be a big help if she were. Former secretary of state Condoleezza Rice answers questions from reporters at Mississippi College in...
  • `Romney, Obama locked in dead heat ahead of polls`

      Zee News | almost 2 years ago
    Romney, Obama locked in dead heat ahead of polls' Washington: US President Barack Obama and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney are locked in a dead heat among Americans in the race for the White House, according to a new poll.
  • A Heartbeat Away? The Money-and-Politics Veepstakes: Dark Horse Candidates

      OpenSecrets.org | almost 2 years ago
    We know you'll be shocked to hear this, but veepstakes speculation is not an exact science. As Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney prepares to announce his vice presidential running mate selection in the coming weeks, there is the chance he...
  • Poll: Obama leads among Latinos 70-22

      United Press International | almost 2 years ago
    President Barack Obama over presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney 70 percent to 22 percent, a poll released Wednesday indicated. The poll, conducted by Latino Decisions for the Center for American Progress Action Fund and America's Voice, found...
  • FIELDS: Short-circuiting the new third rail

      The Washington Times | almost 2 years ago
    Touch it and you die.  It's the rail on which some of our angriest Democrats want to ride Mitt   Romney and the Republicans out of town.   The  word racist is the new shorthand for evil, replacing Hitler as  the all-purpose condemnation those with...
  • Romney attack adds spark to election race

      The Courier-Mail | almost 2 years ago
    Mitt Romney has blasted Barack Obama in a fiery speech in a key state, charging that the president cares more about keeping his own job than he does about the 8.2 per cent of American workers who are unemployed. In a speech on Wednesday, Romney told...
  • Fox News poll: Voters pick Condi Rice as Romney running mate

      Fox News | almost 2 years ago
    FoxNews.com Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is the top choice as Mitt Romney's vice presidential running mate among both American voters overall as well as among Republicans.   Thirty percent of voters would like to see Rice on the ticket...
  • Fox News poll: 37 percent of voters say they are better off than four ...

      Fox News | almost 2 years ago
    FoxNews.com Are you better off than you were four years ago?  Ronald Reagan asked Americans voters that in a pivotal 1980 debate with then-President Jimmy Carter.   Today, fewer than four voters in ten answer yes to the question. Thirty-seven percent...
  • Romney on the offensive in Ohio

      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
    Ohio Mitt Romney, on the ropes from fellow Republicans over his tax returns, has continued to ignore the issue on the campaign trail, instead taking a Taxes, What Taxes? approach. In an appearance here, Romney stepped up his attacks on President...
  • Ann Romney says VP decision is ‘not quite there yet' 

      NY Daily News | almost 2 years ago
    The Republican candidate's wife revealed in an interview set to air Thursday that he has not yet made a final decision about his running mate. "We are certainly talking a lot. This last week, this last weekend, there was a lot of discussion," Ann...
  • Romney: No VP pick yet but the person will be a 'conservative'

      The Hill | almost 2 years ago
    His words added a new twist to Washington favorite parlor game of recent weeks: who will Romney pick and when will people find out who it will be? While Romney has given no indication of a particular name, he has sought to reassure the party's base...
  • Sex, drugs and religion: How VPs are vetted

      USA Today | almost 2 years ago
    The VP search led by Romney aide Beth Myers presumably is still going on, as Romney tries to decide on a No...Ever wonder who goes on during the vetting of a possible vice president? Jason Zengerle of GQ has a fascinating read about being vetted by...
  • Romney pushes attacks against Obama into Ohio

      The Tribune | almost 2 years ago
    The top Republican on Capitol Hill defended Romney on Wednesday, saying the campaign is "not about tax returns, it's about the economy." Boehner: Obama doesn't care about the middle class Boehner: Obama doesn't care about the middle class House...
  • NBC: Romney Campaign 'Right Back Where it Started...On the Defensive'

      Newsbusters | almost 2 years ago
    Despite Mitt Romney clearly going on the offensive by seizing on President Obama's gaffe that business owners "didn't build" their businesses, on Tuesday's NBC Nightly News , correspondent Peter Alexander dismissed it as a futile effort: "...the...
  • Blunt is Better for Romney

      Fox News | almost 2 years ago
    It's not like government just provides those things to all of us and we say, Oh, thank you government for doing those things.' No, in fact, we pay for them and we benefit from them and we appreciate the work that they do and the sacrifices that are...
  • Pawlenty defends Romney on tax returns

      USA Today | almost 2 years ago
    Pawlenty defends Romney on releasing tax info Updated Tim Pawlenty defended Mitt Romney's refusal to release multiple years of tax returns, saying there is no indication of wrongdoing by the presumptive GOP nominee. "The larger point is this. There...
  • Romney mulls early VP announcement

      News 24 | almost 2 years ago
    Mitt Romney may be preparing to unveil his running mate sooner rather than later, amid speculation the Republican White House contender seeks to quickly pry the magnifying glass off his business and tax records. Some observers have honed in on this...
  • Romney accuses Obama of casting shame on success

      The Daily Herald | almost 2 years ago
    Mitt Romney, facing heightened attacks by President Barack Obamas campaign for refusing to disclose more of his tax returns, confronts escalating calls from within his own party to put the issue to rest by providing additional filings. Obama used a...
  • Are US-Israel Relations Heading for a Change?

      Israel National News | almost 2 years ago
    Hillary Clinton arrived in Israel Monday for meetings with Israeli and Palestinian leaders. This visit precedes an expected visit by Republican Candidate Mitt Romney, who is seeking to unseat President Obama. This visit has been touted as one where...
  • The 80 Question Survey Given to Mitt Romney's Vice Presidential Contenders

      Vanity Fair | almost 2 years ago
    The New York Times has a big piece today about the Romney camp's search for the perfect vice president and/or Tim Pawlenty...Have you ever been unfaithful?' VF Daily has obtained an exclusive copy of this questionnaire...What do you think about Tim...
  • Pawlenty: Sununu has ‘knack for colorful language'

      The Hill | almost 2 years ago
    Andrea Mitchell Reports." "He admitted perhaps he wasn't as clear as he should have been and issued a clarification, and I think that was appropriate under the circumstances." Sununu, a prominent surrogate for the Romney camp,  blasted the president...
  • Hillary Clinton calls Romney ad featuring her a 'waste of money'

      Los Angeles Times | almost 2 years ago
    Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has called Mitt Romney 's efforts to capitalize on comments she made in 2008 against then-candidate Barack Obama a waste of money. "I am out of politics, and I haven't seen any of the ads that you're talking about.
  • Why Mitt Romney should just release his tax returns

      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
    Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney continues to be steadfast in his refusal to release any more than his last two years of tax returns , a position that has already become a distraction to his presidential campaign and could cause considerably...
  • Romney campaign hires staff for VP pick

      The Hill | almost 2 years ago
    Randy Bumps, the former political director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, will serve as the director of operations for the eventual vice presidential pick. And Kevin Sheridan, a former spokesman for the Republican National Committee,...
  • Romney risks playing VP hand too early

      CNN | almost 2 years ago
    But if Romney reveals his vice presidential pick this week, as the latest round of campaign chatter suggests, he'll be throwing out the traditional campaign playbook that says a running mate should be announced around a national party convention for...
  • Romney running mate up in air but 'dull' firms as safe bet

      The Age | almost 2 years ago
    Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney's running mate will be has reached fever pitch, with the names of front-runners put up and shot down by newspapers and blogs by the hour. But most believe the excitement will end once the decision is made,...
  • #USelections2012: A human moment

      Jerusalem Post | almost 2 years ago
    A human moment 07/17/2012 14:16 This week: Romney gets booed; Condi gets wooed; the campaigns put aside politics for a brief change of mood. Photo: Supplied US President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney took a moment off from their...
  • Mitt Romney moves early to name running mate

      Daily News & Analysis | almost 2 years ago
    Mitt Romney could name his vice-presidential running mate as early as this week, it emerged last night (Monday), as speculation mounted that the Republican hopeful could attempt to put his embattled campaign back on track with an early announcement.
  • Problems of Mitt's Own Making

      Truthdig | almost 2 years ago
    Jul 16, 2012 Mitt Romney has every right to cloak his personal and professional finances in secrecyand voters have every right to assume he has something embarrassing to hide...Through a series of miscalculations, Romney has managed to turn what...
  • Aide says Romney could announce VP pick this week

      Charlotte Observer Online | almost 2 years ago
    Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney could name his running mate by the end of the week, a top adviser said Monday. The announcement, if it happens according to the adviser's timetable, would come several weeks before presidential candidates...
  • Obama, Romney Spar Over Jobs, Economy

      Voice of America | almost 2 years ago
    In his latest visit to Ohio, one of several key states in this year's U.S. presidential election, President Barack Obama on Monday accused presumed Republican presidential nominee, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney of proposing policies that...
  • Condi Rice for VP analysts say it would be interesting but unworkable

      The Tribune | almost 2 years ago
    She's qualified," Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., who's also rumored to be in the Romney VP mix, said Sunday on ABC's "This Week." "She's excellent."...From the moment Rice's name surfaced as a potential vice presidential pick, they've howled about her...
  • How Mitt Romney's vice-presidential pick can influence the polls | Harry J ...

      The Guardian | almost 2 years ago
    If Mitt Romney makes an early announcement about his vice-presidential pick, people might stop talking about Bain Capital. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Mitt Romney seems to be getting close at least determining who his vice-presidential nominee...
  • Republican Rob Portman, who could be a vice presidential contender, is a ...

      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
    It was typical Rob, trying to find a thoughtful way forward that solves the problem but doesn't overreact,'' said former congressman Tom Davis (R-Va.). Supporters say that is a critical asset for Portman, now a first-term senator and considered to be...
  • Obama returns to Ohio in full attack mode

      The Columbus Dispatch | almost 2 years ago
    In a campaign that hit an early stride for rancor, President Barack Obama today continued to berate Mitt Romney for sending jobs overseas, pressing a line of attack that has put the Republican presidential candidate on the defensive. Taking questions...
  • Obama: I failed to move Middle East peace forward

      Jerusalem Post | almost 2 years ago
    US President lists Israeli-Palestinian peace as first-term failure, says parties "have to want it as well." US President Barack Obama listed his inability to move the peace process forward as a personal failure during a TV interview Sunday.
  • Romney lashes back at Obama campaign over 'Chicago-style cronyism'

      The Guardian | almost 2 years ago
    Eric Kayne/Getty Images Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney made a determined effort to deflect attention from the damaging controvery over Bain Capital by mounting an attack on what his campaign described as Barack Obama 's Chicago-style...
  • Sen. John Thune Boston visit stokes VP chatter

      NY Daily News | almost 2 years ago
    South Dakota Sen. John Thune is stoking the latest round of running-mate chatter by acknowledging he has met with the head of Mitt Romney 's VP search. The two-term conservative Republican told The Hill that he has met with Romney's senior advisers...
  • Obama Goes for the Kill, But He'd Better Not Miss

      Fox News | almost 2 years ago
    FoxNews.com And we're now starting to get in the campaign swing. And I tell people, This campaign's still about hope.' If somebody asks me, it's still about change. -- President Obama in an interview with CBS News. With the news cycles turning more...
  • Q&A with CFR's Richard Haass: 2012 elections, Afghanistan and why ...

      Washington Post | almost 2 years ago
    Speculation is that Haass is on Mitt Romney's short­list as a potential secretary of state, a topic that the CFR president declined to discuss. He did, however, discuss foreign policy in the 2012 elections, U.S.-Afghanistan relations in a post-Karzai...
  • Thune Rising: GOP senator on Romney veepstakes and his future

      The Hill | almost 2 years ago
    He's an experienced legislator who has earned respect from both parties in Congress, and if he didn't end up in a Romney cabinet many think he could one day become the Republican leader in the Senate. In an interview with The Hill, Thune acknowledged...
  • Obama to tout auto bailout, tax policies in Ohio

      Virginian-Pilot Online | almost 2 years ago
    President Barack Obama is preparing to tell Ohio voters that Republican Mitt Romney's tax proposals would spur job growth in foreign countries including China. The president also plans Monday to highlight his administration's 2009 bailout of the auto...


Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.