Romney to address jobs at 10 a.m. ET
July 6th, 2012
09:17 AM ET
2 years ago

Romney to address jobs at 10 a.m. ET

(CNN) - GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney will respond to Friday's June jobs report in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, at 10 a.m. ET, his campaign said.


Filed under: 2012 • Mitt Romney
April 3rd, 2012
10:01 PM ET
3 years ago

Obama looking ahead to face-off with Romney?

(CNN) – Stephanie Cutter, deputy campaign manager for President Barack Obama's re-election team, said the president was "appropriate" in attacking Mitt Romney by name in a speech on Tuesday.

CNN Poll: Half oppose Obama birth control insurance plan
February 16th, 2012
04:04 PM ET
3 years ago

CNN Poll: Half oppose Obama birth control insurance plan

Washington (CNN) – Half of all Americans say they oppose the Obama administration's new policy concerning employer-provided health insurance plans and their coverage of contraceptive services for female employees including those at religiously affiliated institutions, according to a new national survey.

The push by the White House has been sharply criticized by Catholic Church officials, and many political pundits have said that the controversy could hurt President Barack Obama's re-election chances with Catholic voters. But a CNN/ORC International poll released Thursday also indicates that the vast majority of Catholic Americans say they don't always follow church teachings on such issues as abortion and birth control, and few Americans Catholics believe artificial means of birth control are wrong.

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February 5th, 2012
01:23 PM ET
3 years ago

O’Malley: ‘Too much hyperventilating’ over contraception controversy

(CNN) - Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley of Maryland said Sunday that critics of a new federal health policy are overreacting to a statute that requires religious institutions to pay for contraceptives in their health insurance plans.

“There has been a little bit too much hyperventilating over this issue,” O’Malley said on CNN’s “State of the Union.”
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Iowa GOP emphasizes Santorum won Iowa
January 21st, 2012
12:40 AM ET
3 years ago

Iowa GOP emphasizes Santorum won Iowa

(CNN) – Seeking to put to rest any confusion, the Iowa Republican Party affirmed late Friday night that Rick Santorum took first place in the Iowa caucuses.

The group sent a statement in an effort to "clarify conflicting reports" after the state party released its certified results Thursday showing Santorum had edged rival Mitt Romney by 34 votes.
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Filed under: 2012 • Iowa • Rick Santorum
John McCain sitting out 2012
February 4th, 2011
08:50 AM ET
4 years ago

John McCain sitting out 2012

(CNN) – John McCain says he’s going to sit out this upcoming presidential race when it comes to supporting a particular candidate, even though his former running mate might be among them

“I think I’m staying out of this for the first time in many years,” McCain told Politico Thursday.
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Filed under: John McCain