Saturday, September 02, 2006

Gov. Blunt-Romney trip has presidential overtones

STLtoday - News - Politics:
"Asked whether there was anything burgeoning between the two, who traveled together earlier this year to Iraq, and who met privately several times earlier this summer when Romney hosted a Republican Governors Association meeting in Boston, Romney said: 'We're just very good friends, and he is the incoming vice chairman of the Republican Governors Association, so I spend a great deal of time with him.' Romney is chairman of the association, which is trying to elect Republicans in this fall's 36 gubernatorial races."

Thursday, August 31, 2006

PACs spread wealth up North

PACs spread wealth up North:
"Romney cheerleader DeRoche told me that Romney has raised more than $1 million in Michigan for his PAC. He also made the safe prediction that Romney would get substantial support here “if the governor were to run” for president."

Tuesday, August 29, 2006

Vice presidential possibilities

Vice presidential possibilities - Editorials/Op-Ed - The Washington Times, America's Newspaper:
"But that, in turn, provides an opportunity: With Mr. Romney in the No. 2 slot, the 'Mormon issue,' such as it is, would play itself out nationally but without the stress of the top slot aggravating the question. It is especially true of Mr. Romney that he would be more plausible as a presidential candidate with a national run for veep behind him. "