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Paul Ryan Finds God

How a backstage prayer in Cleveland and a new leader in the Vatican set the budget-slashing congressman on a mission to help the poor. "My bet is that he's on Pope Francis' team."


The Post-"Mormon Moment" Moment

In 2011, Mormonism was called an "outsider faith." Today, it's more a part of the national conversation than it was before. What the "Mormon moment" means for the church a year after Romney.

There Was A Mormon Category On Jeopardy

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint was a category on Wednesday's episode of Jeopardy, and everyone answered the questions right.


Did Mitt Romney Predict The Government Shutdown In 2012?

The former Republican presidential candidate delivered this eerily accurate warning last year. The video surfaced Tuesday night during a Fox News interview.

The Romneys Were On Rachael Ray's Show

They cooked a family recipe and played the Newlyweds game. Ann's celebrity crush is Rob Lowe.

Was Mitt Romney Right About Everything?

From Russia to Mali to Detroit, Romney's biggest fans say they've been vindicated. "Obviously, it would have been nice if any of these incidents would have occurred during the campaign."


25 Things Mormon Girls Love

At all times and in all things and in all places.


Mitt Romney Is Done With Running For President

"I got my chance," Mitt tells Fox. "I took my message to the American people. I wasn't successful." After two attempts at the White House, there won't be a third.

10 Behind-The-Scenes Secrets To Obama's 2012 Victory

From dishing to the "Latina Oprah," to nixing a Pawlenty/bin Laden joke on the eve of the terrorist's assassination, here are some of the juiciest tidbits in my new book, The Center Holds: Obama and His Enemies.

7 Juicy Claims From A Romney Campaign Insider's New Book

Former policy aide Gabriel Schoenfeld's new book, A Bad Day on the Romney Campaign: An Insider's Account, blames Romney's staff for his defeat. Romney aides have dismissed the account, saying Schoenfeld was not as high up in the organization as he claims and that "he just has stuff he wants to get off his chest. Sigh. Welcome to ebooks."

Top Romney Strategist: Hillary Clinton Will Lose A Democratic Primary

"If I was a Democratic hot-shot politician, I would primary her so fast," says Stu Stevens. Hickenlooper 2016?

CNN Panelist Calls Mitt Romney A "Religious Fanatic" For Encouraging Mormon Graduates To Have Families

Romney was criticized on CNN after talking to graduates at a predominantly Mormon university about the importance of marriage and family.


Former Romney Intern Arrested For Blackmailing Women Into Sending Him Nude Photos

He also has a Facebook profile full of photos of him posing with almost every Republican politician from the 2012 election cycle.

The Endless Vetting Of Marco Rubio

American Bridge's tome. "I don't think there's been a knockout blow," says his biographer.

Twitter Promotes Mitt Romney's Campaign As A "Success Story"

The social network's case study touts Romney's Twitter presence as a model for future campaigns. There's just one minor problem.

Ghost Of Mitt Romney Haunts Republican Outreach In East New York

Reince Priebus tries to woo black voters with a "listening session" at a black Brooklyn mega-church. At the strip mall across the street, shoppers are still talking about that rich, white guy who ran for president.

Bolton: Romney, Republicans Losing On National Security

"The entire Republican party has spent four years making a huge mistake really retreating from its historic role as the main advocate of sound national security policies."

Bobby Jindal: Our Government "Is A Failure"

2016's intellectual Rick Perry tries to mark his territory.

Mitt Romney Knew About The Brewing Mali Conflict Before You Did

The Republican was mocked for bringing it up during a debate.

John Kerry Is Really Good At Twitter

The next Secretary of State is surprisingly candid in his Twitter feed. Some shameless Mitt Romney takedowns.

Man Behind "47 Percent" Video Opens His Own Research Firm

Jimmy Carter's grandson turns his big scoop into a career. He's already taken down another Republican with a hidden-camera video.

20 Reasons Why 2012 Was The Coolest Year To Be A Mormon

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was in the spotlight all year long. Will it ever be as cool to be a Mormon as it was in 2012?

News Outlets Send Letter To Romney Campaign Contesting Expenses

In an ongoing dispute, editors have informed American Express that they are contesting charges from the campaign trail.

Barack Obama's Only Comments On Gun Control During The 2012 Campaign

Gun control legislation wasn't a priority for Obama on the stump.

Glenn Beck Turns Joe Scarborough's Attack On Him Into An Ad For FreedomWorks

While listening to the Glenn Beck radio program, sometimes it's hard to tell if you're hearing a news segment or the most sophisticated form of product placement known to man.

Obama Makes Peace With Business

A rush to make up after a bitter election. “A tactical shift," says an executive.


Mitt Romney Tells Manny Pacquiao He Lost The Presidential Election

The former President candidate attended the fight between Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas Saturday night. "Hello Manny. I ran for president. I lost."

Mitt Romney Goes To Costco

Mitt and Ann go to the local Costco in San Diego. He's pulling a Biden!

Republican Comeback Plan May Focus On Education

The message: "We do care about people, not just the wealthy,” says an aide. It's all about the children!

Mitt Romney Goes To Costco

The undercover former presidential candidate was spotted shopping at Costco in La Jolla by TMZ. He's pulling a Biden!

How America Learned To Love Mitt Romney

Everybody loves a loser.

Republicans Go To Obama School

At Harvard, GOP staffers sit at Axelrod's feet. "We weren't even running in the same race."

The Republicans' Other Internal Numbers Predicted Defeat

Romney was reportedly shocked that his internal numbers were proven wrong on Election Day. Left out of that narrative: Alex Gage's maps.

The Internet Reacts To Romney Awkwardly Shaking Hands With Obama In White House

Mitt Romney had a super-awkward handshake with President Obama and then everyone on the Internet booted up Photoshop...

White House: Obama And Romney "Pledged To Stay In Touch"

The pair dined over "white turkey chili and Southwestern grilled chicken salad," the White House said.


Mitt Romney Loves Thanksgiving

The defeated Republican nominee for president casually resurfaces on Facebook the day after Thanksgiving. "Much to be thankful for this year."


Mitt Romney Went To Disneyland

Earlier: Mitt Romney fills up his gas tank. UPDATE: Even more photos of the family fun times.


6 Facts About The Most Powerful Republican Woman In The House

Meet Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the No. 4 in the House Republican leadership and a strong voice for women in her party. In college, she couldn't hold hands.

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