A high risk pick, driven by the candidate. “Everybody was against” Ryan, says a top Republican.
Knows as an economic conservative, he has voted against LGBT causes, with a single exception. “I don’t know why we’re spending all this time talking about this.”
The wonky Wisconsin congressman is only 42. Two sources tell BuzzFeed he’ll be Mitt Romney’s running mate.
Romney’s back in New Hampshire for more VP discussions. We revisit Rob Portman.
The dressage horse is the scapegoat for Romney’s Veep delay. And meet Chris Christie.
Scrutiny of the VP contenders intensifies after Romney’s announcement that the field remains wide open.
Romney’s VP-announcing app has hit the marketplace. Now it’s only a matter of days before the candidate’s choice of running mate becomes official.
Romney’s back in the States after a glorious red eye from Poland. The countdown continues…
Where in the world are Romney’s surrogates?
Day one of BuzzFeed’s feature on how Mitt Romney’s VP hopefuls are faring today.
Who knows? Not the press! But here’s what we do know — judge for yourself.
Rob Portman’s close ties to the Bush White House, including serving budget director (seen here in his nomination) will be fodder for Democrats. “The OMB has an essential responsibility of implementing the full range of my administration’s agenda”
Says US should not broadcast withdrawal timetable in interview with Hugh Hewitt. Romney expressed support for 2014 draw-down date, but now says he would not have broadcasted the date publicly.
Senior Republicans are floating the Latino governor of Nevada as a potential running mate. Like Rubio, but without the baggage.
The Governor of Kansas, Kathleen Sebelius, is receiving a lot of mentions as a possible running mate for Barack Obama. As a popular female official in a largely white (and conservative) state she may provide all the benefits of Hillary Clinton with less awkwardness. She’s not that much of a centrist either.
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