Mitt Romney http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/34514/all en Mitt Romney to address US conservatives in March http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130220/mitt-romney-address-us-conservatives-march <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>He may have lost the 2012 US presidential election, but one-time Republican nominee Mitt Romney will take center stage next month at a key conservative policy conference, organizers said Wednesday.</p> <p>Romney's speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference, which as the nation's largest gathering of conservative leaders and activists attracts thousands of guests, will be his first major public appearance since his loss to President Barack Obama last November.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130220/mitt-romney-address-us-conservatives-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Labor Mitt Romney Mitt Romney Social Issues The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints United States AFP Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:31:31 +0000 5761533 at http://www.globalpost.com Romney slams Obama over huge budget cuts http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130301/romney-slams-obama-over-huge-budget-cuts <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Mitt Romney, the Republican who lost last year's White House race to President Barack Obama, has accused him of a failed strategy to avert the massive spending cuts set to hit on Friday.</p> <p>In his first post-election interview since his November defeat, Romney also said it was normal for Republicans to "fight back" against Obama's repeated blame of conservatives for refusing to accept his push for new tax revenue as part of any deal to avoid the cuts.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130301/romney-slams-obama-over-huge-budget-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Barack Obama Business Entertainment Environment Health Mitt Romney Mitt Romney Politics Pratt–Romney family The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints AFP Fri, 01 Mar 2013 16:47:08 +0000 5771066 at http://www.globalpost.com Romney: I'm not pessimistic about America http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130315/romney-im-not-pessimistic-about-america <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>In his first major speech since his presidential defeat Mitt Romney told fellow conservatives Friday he remains optimistic about their movement and will help them take back the White House.</p> <p>"It's fashionable in some circles to be pessimistic about America, about conservative solutions, about the Republican Party," Romney told thousands gathered at the annual CPAC just outside Washington.</p> <p>"I utterly reject pessimism," he declared. "We may not have carried November 7th, but we haven't lost the country we love. And we have not lost our way."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130315/romney-im-not-pessimistic-about-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Environment Health Mitt Romney Mitt Romney Politics Pratt–Romney family The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints AFP Fri, 15 Mar 2013 19:31:18 +0000 5784857 at http://www.globalpost.com Romney to campaign for Republican candidates http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130531/romney-campaign-republican-candidates <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Failed Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says he plans to "help shape national priorities" by helping fellow conservatives in their mid-term election campaigns next year.</p> <p>In an interview with The Wall Street Journal published Thursday, Romney said he is considering writing a book and a series of opinion pieces, a three-day summit in Utah next week and stumping for 2014 congressional Republican candidates.</p> <p>"I'm not going to be bothering the airwaves with a constant series of speeches," he said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130531/romney-campaign-republican-candidates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mitt Romney Mitt Romney Pratt–Romney family Social Issues The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints AFP Fri, 31 May 2013 05:00:56 +0000 5849233 at http://www.globalpost.com Romney campaign frustrations bubble to surface in movie 'Mitt' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140117/romney-campaign-frustrations-bubble-surface-movie-mitt <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney may be a very wealthy man but when a filmmaker decided to document his two failed White House bids over six years, he was surprised to find how thrifty the former private equity executive was.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140117/romney-campaign-frustrations-bubble-surface-movie-mitt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Environment Health Mitt Romney Mitt Romney Politics Pratt–Romney family Technology The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Thomson Reuters Fri, 17 Jan 2014 20:32:33 +0000 6046152 at http://www.globalpost.com With eye on White House, Rand Paul seeks new allies among Romney's 2012 team, expanded appeal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140425/eye-white-house-rand-paul-seeks-new-allies-among-romneys-201 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>BOSTON - Fighting to move beyond his father's shadow, Sen. Rand Paul is crafting new alliances with the Republican Party establishment during a Northeast tour that began Friday in Boston.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140425/eye-white-house-rand-paul-seeks-new-allies-among-romneys-201" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Environment Health Mitt Romney Mitt Romney Politics Politics of the United States Pratt–Romney family Social Issues The Canadian Press Sat, 26 Apr 2014 03:16:36 +0000 6131140 at http://www.globalpost.com