Stories tagged: United States Presidential Election
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 2012, 7:26 A.M.
Romney sweeps to nomination; convention raps Obama
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney swept to the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night at a storm-delayed national convention, every mention of his name cheered by delegates …
MONDAY, AUG. 27, 2012, 9:55 P.M.
Romney says abortion legal for mother’s health
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Republican Mitt Romney says he is in favor of abortion in cases of rape, incest and the health and life of the mother. The presidential candidate’s …
MONDAY, AUG. 27, 2012, 8:56 A.M.
Fight for women’s vote defines presidential race
ARVADA, Colo. (AP) — A nation at war, crippling joblessness and a looming budget standoff that could wreck the economy have been overshadowed in recent days by an issue that …
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 2012, 5:03 P.M.
Sign-of-the-times stats on eve of the conventions
A look at the U.S, past and present, by the numbers: LEAPS AND BOUNDS: The U.S. population has more than doubled since Mitt Romney was born in 1947. Population then: …
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 2012, 4:17 P.M.
Romney turns to Ohio amid series of distractions
POWELL, Ohio (AP) — Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney declared Saturday that “women need our help” as he promised to promote women-led businesses should he defeat President Barack Obama in …
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 2012, 1:28 A.M.
Romney to feature personal side at convention
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney is about to get personal. The GOP’s presidential nominee-to-be wants to use his four-day party next week in Florida to play up his life …