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Romney’s Departure from Race Doesn’t Help Bush in Swing States


Percentage of Florida Republicans who would vote for Jeb Bush with Mitt Romney out of the race, followed by 10 percent in Ohio and 12 percent in Pennsylvania, a new Quinnipiac poll finds. Other Republican contenders are close, or even ahead in Ohio and Pennsylvania.


Romney Won’t Run and Jeb’s Pretty Sanguine About It

Mitt is a patriot and I join many in hoping his days of serving our nation and our party are not over.

— Jeb Bush, on Facebook, after Mitt Romney announced he would not run again for president.


Romney Still Leads Republican Field for 2016


Mitt Romney’s lead among the GOP presidential field, followed by Sen. Rand Paul and Mike Huckabee at 11%, Jeb Bush at 10%, Ben Carson at 9%, Gov. Scott Walker at 8% and Sen. Marco Rubio at 5%, according to a new Fox News poll.

Mormon Watch News & Comment

How to Improve Your LDS-dar, In One Easy Lesson

A photo of the Strack family, whose parents and three youngest members were recently deceased. The photo was published in the Deseret News.
A photo of the Strack family, whose parents and three youngest members were recently deceased. The photo was published in the Deseret News.

Mitt Romney’s thinking of running for president again. That means it’s time for the mainstream media to sweep the truth about how zingy Mormonism is under the rug.

Here’s how you know “legitimate journalists” are talking about Mormons.

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Pelosi Hopes Romney Runs

Let me put it this way — I hope he’s their nominee.

— House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, quoted by The Hill, on Mitt Romney considering another presidential bid.


Barbour Shares Some Folksy Insights on a Romney Run

My grand-daddy used to say you don’t learn much from the second kick of a mule.

— Former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour (R), quoted by Bloomberg, on Mitt Romney running for president again.


Before Mitt Romney Cared About the Middle Class

When I watch John Edwards from time to time get up and talk about two Americas. I’m tempted to — well, offer an expletive like, ‘Baloney!’

— Mitt Romney, quoted by CBS News in 2008, before his newfound concern about income inequality in America.

Poetic Justice

It’s a Theme!

Mitt Romney’s out to seize this moment
When some fans want him to be our president.
As the rich got richer,
The poor got poorer,
But Mitt’s gotta new compassion for his 47 percent!


Romney Starts with Lame Campaign Jokes Already

Let me state unequivocally that I have no intention of running for U.S. Senator of Massachusetts.

— Mitt Romney, quoted by CBS News.


More Republicans Voicing Doubts About Romney Run

The third time is not a charm. And as much respect and admiration as I have for Governor Romney I’m not one of those who is encouraging him to enter the race right now. Again, I just don’t think there’s much to be gained by a third kick here. I don’t think it’ll work out for him.

— Rep. Charlie Dent (R-PA), quoted by TPM.