Ryan took the issue of Medicare head on, while Romney accused President Obama of failing to lead.
“There’s only one Preisdent that I know of in history who robbed Medicare $716 billion to pay for a new risky program of his own,” Romney told CBS’ Bob Schieffer Sunday.
A political marketing expert notes that campaigns anticipating traffic surges often upgrade servers as a precaution.
By Luke Vargas The Romney campaign announced the itinerary of the candidate’s upcoming bus tour Monday, fueling speculation that the four-day swing through key battleground states could serve as the platform for the announcement of a vice presidential selection. Three of the four states featured on the trip are home to politicians rumored as top [...]
Speaking to reporters on a conference call Thursday Morning, Senior Adviser to the Romney Campaign, Eric Fehrnstrom, suggested that Jim Messina, the manager of President Obama’s reelection effort, may have broken the law by erasing correspondence with a lobbyist from a personal email account while serving in the White House. [audio:http://trns.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/20120802FehrnstromMessina.mp3|titles=20120802FehrnstromMessina]
Eric Fehrnstrom, Senior Adviser for the Mitt Romney campaign, said Thursday that the Obama campaign is dotted with rhetoric, excuses, and scare tactics that do nothing to improve the underlying weaknesses of the American economy. [audio:http://trns.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/20120802FehrnstromObamaCamp.mp3|titles=20120802FehrnstromObamaCamp]
On a conference call with reporters Wednesday before a Mitt Romney fundraiser in Colorado, Democratic National Committee chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz cited a new study showing that middle class families could be on the hook for an average $2,000 tax hike if Mitt Romney tried to implement his tax cuts for high-income Americans. [audio:http://trns.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/20120801DWS2kPerFamily.mp3|titles=20120801DWS2kPerFamily]
Colin Kahl, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East, told reporters Tuesday that Mitt Romney’s trip to Europe and the Middle East exposed his weakness in international matters.
Obama for America senior advisor Robert Gibbs told reporters Tuesday that Mitt Romney’s overseas trip was a failure that highlighted his weaknesses as a potential Commander in Chief.
House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said Monday that he plans to educate rank-and-file Republicans on a committee-approved Farm Bill before the House brings it up for a vote.