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Jul 13 2022
Last year, as an alternative to the temporary expansion of the child tax credit under President Biden’s American Rescue Plan, Senator Mitt Romney of Utah introduced a plan to give every family a monthly benefit of up to $350 per child for children 5 and under and $250 per child for children 6 to 17. It was simple, generous (it included a payment before birth, too) and — on paper, at least —Jamelle Bouie
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Jun 04 2012
When George W. Bush ran for president in 2000, there was never any question about who his political maestro was: Karl Rove, the man later dubbed “Bushs brain. Mitt Romney, well into his second, more successful presidential run, still has no Rove-like figure Ã¢â‚¬â€ an all-seeing adviser engineering the entire, increasingly sprawling, political apparatus. But aides and insiders say there isPolitico
Aug 24 2022
Sen. Mitt Romney called President Joe Biden’s loan forgiveness plan a “bribe” to win votes for Democrats.
“Sad to see what’s being done to bribe the voters,” the Utah Republican tweeted Wednesday.
“Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan may win Democrats some votes, but it fuels inflation, foots taxpayers with other people’s financial obligations, is unfair to those who paid theirDeseret News
Feb 07 2020
I’ve never understood Mitt Romney. I’ve admired him, even warmed to him. The post-election documentary Mitt presents Mitt Romney as a man who is high in conscientiousness; he chases after the tiniest litter in his presence. It shows a winning self-effacing side of the man; it shows him admiring his father more than himself. In that film, he takes the slings and arrows of public life with someMichael Brendan Dougherty
Feb 06 2020
This Abridge News topic aggregates four unique arguments on different sides of the debate. Here are the quick facts to get you started:
THE QUICK FACTSOn Wednesday, Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) voted in favor of convicting Donald Trump of abuse of power, the first Article of Impeachment passed by the House of Representatives. In doing so, he broke with Senate Abridge News
Apr 06 2022
I happen to think Mitt Romney is a pretty good member of the United States Senate. Disagreements aside, he brings ideas and a unique kind of independence to the job.
Especially disagreeable, in my estimation, however, is the statement he’s released announcing that he will vote to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court.
In a world where members of both partiesNational Review
Nov 25 2016
Kellyanne Conway, President-elect Trump’s campaign manager, is publicly discouraging her boss from naming Mitt Romney as secretary of state.New York Post (News)
Jan 31 2015
In the end, as it always has been with Mitt Romney, it was about the data.
Three weeks to the day since he informed a group of Republican financiers in New York that he was serious about a third presidential bid, Romney on Friday finally pulled the plug on his long and sometimes agonizing political career, telling supporters that he would not mount a third bid for the RepublicanCNN (Online News)