CORAL GABLES, Fla. — Mitt Romney said Wednesday that he would represent “100%” of Americans, striving to dampen a controversy that has dogged him since Monday, when video surfaced of him saying nearly half the nation’s voters were dependent on the government and would never support him because he would not be able to convince them to take responsibility for their lives.

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  • Romney: GOP, conservatives 'have not lost our way'
    Romney represents the GOP's old guard as younger Republicans such as Marco Rubio and Rand Paul are in spotlight at conservative event... The event known as CPAC often shines the spotlight on the up-and-comers of the Republican Party and is a critical proving ground for presidential hopefuls. More
  • The Man Who Shot Infamous "47%" Video of Mitt Romney to Reveal His Identity
    James Carter, the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, may have been the one to make the video of Mitt Romney's damning remarks about the "47 percent" in the run-up to the presidential election last year go mainstream, but the man who actually shot the video has remained a mystery, until now. More
  • Romney breaks post-election silence with Fox News
    For the first time since losing the White House to President Obama, Mitt Romney sat down for a TV interview that airs on Sunday. "We were on a roller coaster, exciting and thrilling, ups and downs," Romney told Fox News, in an excerpt released Thursday night. More
  • Electoral College count affirms Obama's win
    It's official. A tally of the Electoral College vote affirms President Barack Obama's re-election.... More
  • Voter turnout higher in swing states than elsewhere
    Here's one more way swing states stand out: Their citizens are more likely to vote. That may not be surprising given, in this year's presidential campaign, the battleground states were deluged by TV ads and targeted for sophisticated get-out-the-vote operations. More
  • How drug lords make billions smuggling gold to Miami for your jewelry and phones
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  • Here's why baseball's economic system might be broken
    Clark was a player, which is not meant as a slur so much as a window into his motivations and tactics. He vowed to represent the players’ wants and needs. Clark had spent 15 seasons as a switch-hitting, slugging first baseman. Before he was in charge ...
    01/16/2018 - 10:18 am | View Link
  • Defending the Family: The Need for Legal Representation in Child-Welfare Proceedings
    Making matters worse, lawyers assigned to represent parents frequently have no special training in child-welfare law. As families wait for their cases to run their course, parents in many jurisdictions are guaranteed only one hour of visits with their ...
    01/16/2018 - 8:39 am | View Link
  • Two young, offensive-minded coaching candidates that would be great for Marcus Mariota
    I think these two guys represent the best remaining options on the offensive side of the ball — assuming there are no surprises from what has been reported so far. One wrinkle with both these guys is that even if they don’t wind getting the head job ...
    01/16/2018 - 3:55 am | View Link
  • Facing serious damage to its image, Israel must smear its critics as anti-Semites
    But an increasing number of Jews have a very different attitude: they are deeply offended by the actions of a state that claims to be the ‘nation- state of the Jewish people’, and professes to represent all Jews and act on their behalf. They abhor the ...
    01/15/2018 - 11:36 pm | View Link
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  • Political positions of Mitt Romney
    The political positions of Mitt Romney have been recorded from his 1994 U.S. senatorial campaign, the 2002 gubernatorial election, during his 2003–2007 governorship ...
    01/8/2018 - 8:17 am | View Website
  • Utah senators defend Romney after Bannon attack
    Utah’s other senator, Republican Mike Lee, also hammered Bannon’s rebuke of Romney. “Mitt Romney is a good man,” Lee tweeted on Wednesday.
    01/8/2018 - 5:18 am | View Website
  • Democrats’ Secret Weapon: Romney Voters
    Politics. Democrats’ Secret Weapon: Romney Voters. Stop fetishizing the Obama-Trump converts. If you want to see the future of politics, here’s who Dems need to ...
    01/7/2018 - 9:47 pm | View Website
  • Mitt Romney could become Trump's new Washington foe ...
    The Republican opposition to President Donald Trump is poised to get a new champion: Mitt Romney.
    01/3/2018 - 12:59 am | View Website
  • Utah could be Steve Bannon’s next battleground, especially ...
    Romney is a symbol of the political establishment Breitbart News reviles.
    01/2/2018 - 10:29 pm | View Website
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