Mitt Romney http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Mitt Romney en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 01 Aug 2014 00:00:01 MDT Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:55:58 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Mitt Romney talks pioneers, family tradition in recent post http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657485/Mitt-Romney-talks-pioneers-family-tradition-in-recent-post.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657485/Mitt-Romney-talks-pioneers-family-tradition-in-recent-post.html On Monday, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney shared the story of a recent family trip that included... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:32:24 MDT Letter: Hope and change http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607236/Hope-and-change.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607236/Hope-and-change.html Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:00:00 MDT The Clean Cut: Utah's pre-teen star Lexi Walker shines in performance of 'Pie Jesu' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607077/The-Clean-Cut-Utahs-pre-teen-star-Lexi-Walker-shines-in-performance-of-Pie-Jesu.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607077/The-Clean-Cut-Utahs-pre-teen-star-Lexi-Walker-shines-in-performance-of-Pie-Jesu.html Lexi Walker has quickly become a star in Utah after performing in a viral video on "Good Morning America," "America's Got... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 13:30:00 MDT Rep. Chaffetz keeps Romney for President talk alive http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606507/Rep-Chaffetz-keeps-Romney-for-President-talk-alive.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606507/Rep-Chaffetz-keeps-Romney-for-President-talk-alive.html Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said he believes Mitt Romney will run for president again in 2016 and win. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:35:00 MDT Politics brings Romney back to New Hampshire http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656104/Politics-brings-Romney-back-to-New-Hampshire.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656104/Politics-brings-Romney-back-to-New-Hampshire.html He insists he's not running for president a third time, but Mitt Romney is campaigning again in New Hampshire. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 MDT Join the discussion: Why is the GOP still hung up on Romney? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605831/Join-the-discussion-Why-is-the-GOP-still-hung-up-on-Romney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605831/Join-the-discussion-Why-is-the-GOP-still-hung-up-on-Romney.html Despite repeated insistence that he won’t be running in 2016, Mitt Romney is still a favored GOP darling. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:15:54 MDT My view: America should look beyond slogans and smooth presentations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605684/America-should-look-beyond-slogans-and-smooth-presentations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605684/America-should-look-beyond-slogans-and-smooth-presentations.html Even though the 2014 elections are still five months away, it’s not too early to start thinking about the 2016... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:41:41 MDT Lexi Walker performs at Mitt Romney's Park City summit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605321/Lexi-Walker-performs-at-Mitt-Romneys-Park-City-summit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605321/Lexi-Walker-performs-at-Mitt-Romneys-Park-City-summit.html YouTube singing sensation and Utah native Lexi Walker performed at Mitt Romney's annual Deer Valley retreat last week. Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:33:56 MDT Why Mormons love Pinterest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604817/Why-Mormons-love-Pinterest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604817/Why-Mormons-love-Pinterest.html With the LDS Church officially joining Pinterest in the past few weeks, one scholar at the Mormon History Association annual... Tue, 10 Jun 2014 08:00:00 MDT Join the discussion: Does religion affect Mitt Romney's view on immigration? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604549/Join-the-discussion-Does-religion-affect-Mitt-Romneys-view-on-immigration.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604549/Join-the-discussion-Does-religion-affect-Mitt-Romneys-view-on-immigration.html Mitt Romney is hoping for immigration reform before the 2016 presidential election, he told reporters after a campaign rally... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 20:37:25 MDT Utah GOP chairman: Draft Mitt in 2016 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602336/Utah-GOP-chairman-Draft-Mitt-in-2016.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602336/Utah-GOP-chairman-Draft-Mitt-in-2016.html A booth at the recent state GOP convention appeared to explain the status of the "Draft Mitt" movement in Utah — an... Fri, 02 May 2014 21:10:48 MDT Letter: Throw your hat in the ring! http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600393/Throw-your-hat-in-the-ring.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600393/Throw-your-hat-in-the-ring.html Mon, 07 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Ann Romney selected as SUU commencement speaker http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599612/Ann-Romney-selected-as-SUU-commencement-speaker.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599612/Ann-Romney-selected-as-SUU-commencement-speaker.html Former Massachusetts first lady Ann Romney will give the keynote address during commencement ceremonies for Southern Utah... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:00:00 MDT Mitt Romney slams Obama for 'faulty judgment' on Russia http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650377/Mitt-Romney-slams-Obama-for-faulty-judgment-on-Russia.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650377/Mitt-Romney-slams-Obama-for-faulty-judgment-on-Russia.html Mitt Romney says President Barack Obama could have done more to persuade Russia not to annex Crimea. Sun, 23 Mar 2014 11:16:21 MDT Topic of the day: Was Mitt Romney right about Russia? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599010/Topic-of-the-day-Was-Mitt-Romney-right-about-Russia.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599010/Topic-of-the-day-Was-Mitt-Romney-right-about-Russia.html After Mitt Romney penned an op-ed article in the Wall Street Journal criticizing the president's leadership in Ukraine,... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:26:14 MDT Mitt Romney: 'Why are America's hands tied?' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598967/Mitt-Romney-Why-are-Americas-hands-tied.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598967/Mitt-Romney-Why-are-Americas-hands-tied.html President Obama’s foreign policy has weakened American influence around the world, according to onetime presidential... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:09:02 MDT Letter: Defend the law http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598241/Defend-the-law.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598241/Defend-the-law.html Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MST Topic of the day: Chris Christie wins today, but in 2016? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589926/Topic-of-the-day-Chris-Christie-wins-today-but-in-2016.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589926/Topic-of-the-day-Chris-Christie-wins-today-but-in-2016.html A roundup of thoughts and opinions on Chris Christie and his odds at taking the national stage. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:29:59 MST Mitt Romney goes after tea party, Obama's 'fundamental dishonesty' about Obamacare http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589797/Mitt-Romney-goes-after-tea-party-Obamas-fundamental-dishonesty-about-Obamacare.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589797/Mitt-Romney-goes-after-tea-party-Obamas-fundamental-dishonesty-about-Obamacare.html Mitt Romney criticized both President Barack Obama's "fundamental dishonesty" about the Affordable Care Act and tea party... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 15:01:22 MST Mitt Romney on 'Meet the Press,' leaves Ted Cruz off his list of 2016 GOP stars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641070/Mitt-Romney-on-Meet-the-Press-leaves-Ted-Cruz-off-his-list-of-2016-GOP-stars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641070/Mitt-Romney-on-Meet-the-Press-leaves-Ted-Cruz-off-his-list-of-2016-GOP-stars.html Mitt Romney isn't including tea party favorite Ted Cruz among the Republicans' most electable potential presidential... Sun, 03 Nov 2013 00:00:00 MDT Jon Huntsman Sr. says book's Romney tax claim is 'supermarket tabloid trash' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589632/Jon-Huntsman-Sr-says-books-Romney-tax-claim-is-supermarket-tabloid-trash.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589632/Jon-Huntsman-Sr-says-books-Romney-tax-claim-is-supermarket-tabloid-trash.html According to a new book about the 2012 presidential election, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's July 2012 claim that... Fri, 01 Nov 2013 11:20:00 MDT Ann Romney's family cookbook to debut on New York Times best-seller list http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588130/Ann-Romneys-family-cookbook-to-debut-on-New-York-Times-best-seller-list.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865588130/Ann-Romneys-family-cookbook-to-debut-on-New-York-Times-best-seller-list.html The wife of former presidential candidate Mitt Romney has hit the New York Times bestseller list with her new book, "The... Thu, 10 Oct 2013 14:10:00 MDT Mitt Romney buys Deer Valley home http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587907/Mitt-Romney-buys-Deer-Valley-home.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587907/Mitt-Romney-buys-Deer-Valley-home.html Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney once again can call Deer Valley home. Mon, 07 Oct 2013 17:58:37 MDT While Mitt played it straight in SLC, Ann Romney spoke up on Fox News http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587565/While-Mitt-played-it-straight-in-SLC-Ann-Romney-spoke-up-on-Fox-News.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587565/While-Mitt-played-it-straight-in-SLC-Ann-Romney-spoke-up-on-Fox-News.html Mitt Romney calmly delivered a largely non-partisan speech to business-school grads on Wednesday — the same day Ann... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 09:08:12 MDT Romney opposes GOP strategy that led to government shutdown http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587515/Romney-opposes-GOP-strategy-that-led-to-government-shutdown.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865587515/Romney-opposes-GOP-strategy-that-led-to-government-shutdown.html Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney takes on tea party, Obama and says global warming has emerged as a key issue. Wed, 02 Oct 2013 13:25:00 MDT Mitt Romney’s vacation includes unfunny guide and Scottish bodyguard http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585155/Mitt-Romney7s-vacation-includes-unfunny-guide-and-Scottish-bodyguard.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585155/Mitt-Romney7s-vacation-includes-unfunny-guide-and-Scottish-bodyguard.html Details emerge about the former presidential candidate’s recent fishing trip to Alaska. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 16:05:00 MDT Letters: Mitt Romney lost because of just one reason http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636002/Mitt-Romney-lost-because-of-just-one-reason.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636002/Mitt-Romney-lost-because-of-just-one-reason.html Regarding the article by Lisa Roche, "Romney insider details what went wrong," on Aug. 11, Romney insider Spenser Zwick,... Fri, 16 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MDT Letters: Class warfare still smoldering http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635813/Class-warfare-still-smoldering.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635813/Class-warfare-still-smoldering.html I thank the Deseret News for reminding us of the class warfare still smoldering in American society ("Romney insider details... Tue, 13 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MDT New book: Mitt Romney had second thoughts about 2012 run for president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584467/New-book-Mitt-Romney-had-second-thoughts-about-2012-run-for-president.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584467/New-book-Mitt-Romney-had-second-thoughts-about-2012-run-for-president.html Mitt Romney had second thoughts about making another run for president in the spring of 2011 because of what he believed... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 15:25:00 MDT Mitt Romney insider details what went wrong during 2012 presidential campaign http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584466/Mitt-Romney-insider-details-what-went-wrong-during-2012-presidential-campaign.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584466/Mitt-Romney-insider-details-what-went-wrong-during-2012-presidential-campaign.html For Spencer Zwick, the realization that the man he’d worked for since the 2002 Winter Olympics would not be president... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 15:15:00 MDT Utah Sen. Mike Lee dismisses Mitt Romney criticism on defunding health care http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584286/Utah-Sen-Mike-Lee-dismisses-Mitt-Romney-criticism-on-defunding-health-care.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584286/Utah-Sen-Mike-Lee-dismisses-Mitt-Romney-criticism-on-defunding-health-care.html Utah GOP Sen. Mike Lee on Wednesday dismissed criticism of his strategy to defund the president's health care plan, including... Wed, 07 Aug 2013 16:52:15 MDT The Economist asks: What if Mitt Romney had won? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583640/The-Economist-asks-What-if-Mitt-Romney-had-won.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583640/The-Economist-asks-What-if-Mitt-Romney-had-won.html Political column explores how the country would be different if GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney had been U.S. president... Thu, 25 Jul 2013 16:30:00 MDT Did Mitt Romney's faith cost him 2012 election? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583144/Did-Mitt-Romneys-faith-cost-him-2012-election.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583144/Did-Mitt-Romneys-faith-cost-him-2012-election.html Best-selling author Jerome Corsi recently released a book titled 'What Went Wrong?' outlining the 2012 presidential election... Mon, 15 Jul 2013 14:30:00 MDT Mitt Romney raising money for N.H. GOP, but is he returning to political life? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582996/Mitt-Romney-raising-money-for-NH-GOP-but-is-he-returning-to-political-life.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582996/Mitt-Romney-raising-money-for-NH-GOP-but-is-he-returning-to-political-life.html Mitt Romney is making his first foray back into party politics since losing the 2012 presidential race by raising money for... Thu, 11 Jul 2013 18:00:00 MDT In family poll, Mitt Romney voted against 2012 presidential bid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582566/In-family-poll-Mitt-Romney-voted-against-2012-presidential-bid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582566/In-family-poll-Mitt-Romney-voted-against-2012-presidential-bid.html A new book by Washington Post journalist Dan Balz includes details about the decision-making process governing Mitt... Tue, 02 Jul 2013 17:47:47 MDT Private retreat for Mitt Romney supporters focuses on country, not party http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581299/Private-retreat-for-Mitt-Romney-supporters-focuses-on-country-not-party.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581299/Private-retreat-for-Mitt-Romney-supporters-focuses-on-country-not-party.html Supporters of Mitt Romney's presidential bid spent Thursday at a private retreat in a Deer Valley lodge listening to speakers... Thu, 06 Jun 2013 18:25:00 MDT Ann Romney talks about politics, horses on CBS http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580967/Ann-Romney-talks-about-politics-horses-on-CBS.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580967/Ann-Romney-talks-about-politics-horses-on-CBS.html Ann Romney, wife of former presidential hopeful Mitt Romney, made an appearance on CBS Thursday morning by herself for the... Fri, 31 May 2013 15:45:00 MDT Blueprint outlines work former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt, others did to prepare for President Romney http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765630884/Blueprint-outlines-work-former-Utah-Gov-Mike-Leavitt-others-did-to-prepare-for-President-Romney.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765630884/Blueprint-outlines-work-former-Utah-Gov-Mike-Leavitt-others-did-to-prepare-for-President-Romney.html Former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt and his team were all set for President Mitt Romney's first 200 days in office, setting a... Wed, 29 May 2013 19:16:00 MDT What Obama's loss in his first debate tells us about his second term http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580820/What-Obamas-loss-in-his-first-debate-tells-us-about-his-second-term.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580820/What-Obamas-loss-in-his-first-debate-tells-us-about-his-second-term.html The New Republic takes a look at the presidents dismal performance in the first debate and what might have caused it. Wed, 29 May 2013 12:30:00 MDT Mitt Romney talks IRS, AP records, Benghazi during interview with Jay Leno http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629925/Mitt-Romney-talks-IRS-AP-records-Benghazi-during-interview-with-Jay-Leno.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629925/Mitt-Romney-talks-IRS-AP-records-Benghazi-during-interview-with-Jay-Leno.html Although the interview was prefaced with a light-hearted tweet from former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney,... Sun, 19 May 2013 00:05:32 MDT Letters: Deception and government http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629793/Deception-and-government.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629793/Deception-and-government.html During the 2012 election campaign for the U.S. presidency, David Axelrod, Harry Reid and others in the team directing the... Fri, 17 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT Mitt Romney to live in Utah — at least some of the time http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580063/Mitt-Romney-to-live-in-Utah-2-at-least-some-of-the-time.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580063/Mitt-Romney-to-live-in-Utah-2-at-least-some-of-the-time.html Mitt Romney is once again going to have a home in Utah. But political experts doubt he'll be running for any state office,... Wed, 15 May 2013 11:10:00 MDT Mitt Romney's case for getting married young http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628615/Mitt-Romneys-case-for-getting-married-young.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628615/Mitt-Romneys-case-for-getting-married-young.html "Launch out into the deep, and your nets will be filled.' How do you do that? Well, getting married is one way to launch into... Thu, 02 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT Local setbacks vex GOP governors eyeing 2016 race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628469/Local-setbacks-vex-GOP-governors-eyeing-2016-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628469/Local-setbacks-vex-GOP-governors-eyeing-2016-race.html Republican governors are often seen as innovative policymakers and potential presidential candidates, but a few are... Wed, 01 May 2013 12:24:22 MDT Role for Romney in San Diego Olympic bid? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579230/Role-for-Romney-in-San-Diego-Olympic-bid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579230/Role-for-Romney-in-San-Diego-Olympic-bid.html Is there another Olympics in Mitt Romney's future? San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, a Democrat, sure hopes so. He wants Romney to... Wed, 01 May 2013 09:14:28 MDT Ann Romney to speak at Time Out for Women event in Salt Lake City this November http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579236/Ann-Romney-to-speak-at-Time-Out-for-Women-event-in-Salt-Lake-City-this-November.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579236/Ann-Romney-to-speak-at-Time-Out-for-Women-event-in-Salt-Lake-City-this-November.html Ann Romney will be one of the presenters at the Time Out for Women event in Salt Lake City Nov. 22-23 at the Maverik Center. Wed, 01 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT Gov. Christie: President Obama 'kept every promise' on storm aid http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628288/Gov-Christie-President-Obama-kept-every-promise-on-storm-aid.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628288/Gov-Christie-President-Obama-kept-every-promise-on-storm-aid.html New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Monday that President Barack Obama "has kept every promise he's made" about helping the... Mon, 29 Apr 2013 13:11:45 MDT In a first, black voter turnout rate passes whites http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628242/In-a-first-black-voter-turnout-rate-passes-whites.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628242/In-a-first-black-voter-turnout-rate-passes-whites.html America's blacks voted at a higher rate than other minority groups in 2012 and by most measures surpassed the white turnout... Sun, 28 Apr 2013 20:50:08 MDT Romney gives religious, tweetable remarks at Southern Virginia University graduation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579092/Romney-gives-religious-tweetable-remarks-at-Southern-Virginia-University-graduation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579092/Romney-gives-religious-tweetable-remarks-at-Southern-Virginia-University-graduation.html Two-time presidential candidate Mitt Romney used life experiences, scriptures and a Mormon pioneer story to encourage... Sat, 27 Apr 2013 13:55:00 MDT