April 12, 2011 In a poll that likely doesn't tell us much about how the contest for the GOP presidential nomination will turn out but may speak volumes about how voters perceive the current candidate field, Donald Trump and Mike Huckabee are tied for the lead of oft-mentioned GOP possibilities.
April 11, 2011 Blaming the high jobless rate and home foreclosures on President Obama, Mitt Romney said that he was exploring the possibility of a presidential run because the nation needs an experienced businessman like himself at the helm.
April 11, 2011 The former Massachusetts governor, who ran for the Republican nomination in 2008, is going for it again.
March 7, 2011 Mitt Romney, the former Massachusetts governor, has a tough task ahead of him as he explains the differences between his health care law enacted when he was governor of Massachusetts and the new new federal health care law signed by President Obama.
March 4, 2011 E.J. Dionne said the GOP presidential field reminded him of the unexciting 1988 Democratic field that produced Michael Dukakis. David Brooks bemoaned how the race had narrowed so early to the two former governors.
February 15, 2011 Mike Huckabee also led Mitt Romney and Sarah Palin with GOP primary voters. Plain had overwhelming approval from birthers but only half the approval rating with GOP primary voters who accept as a fact the president's U.S. birth.
February 8, 2011 Fifty-one percent of those surveyed said Obama would lose re-election; 46 percent said he'd win. Meanwhile, Mitt Romney and Sarah Palin were tied for who was most likely to be the 2012 GOP nominee.
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin at a rally in West Virgina on Oct. 30, 2010.
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December 28, 2010 "What you really want to be is the candidate who emerges toward the end of 2011," says Mike Murphy, and if Palin can "fascinate the media for nine months" before then, that's fine.
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Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks to the Values Voter Summit, held by the Family Research Council Action, Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, in Washington.
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September 20, 2010 ANALYSIS: The former Massachusetts governor, an early frontrunner for the 2012 GOP presidential nomination, must be hearing tea cups as he tries to set the stage for his next presidential bid.
February 7, 2008 Gov. Mitt Romney pulls out of the Republican race, what does it mean for the rest of the field and the party?
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February 7, 2008 Mitt's mittens?
February 6, 2008 On the day after Super Tuesday, we ask, "What's next?"
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January 30, 2008 Adieu, John [and Rudy]! Adieu!
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December 6, 2007 A Mormon presidential candidate... addressed his faith. Now we're addressing it.
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December 6, 2007 What do you think about our coverage of Mitt Romney's religion?
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