By Calvin Woodward, Associated Press WASHINGTON — A look at where Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney stand on a selection of issues: ABORTION and BIRTH CONTROL: Obama: Supports abortion rights. Health care law requires contraceptives … Continue reading»

Rick Perry endorses former rival Mitt Romney for president

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry has formally endorsed Mitt Romney’s presidential bid, saying he hopes the candidate he once bitterly opposed wins the White House. The Texas governor clashed frequently with Romney and even branded the ex-Massachusetts governor … Continue reading»

Only two days removed from the high-profile press conference and photo op that saw him standing side-by-side with Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, Sen. Marco Rubio delivered a sweeping foreign-policy speech Wednesday at the Brookings Institute to further galvanize public … Continue reading»

Mitt Romney’s positive intensity in the Gallup tracking survey jumped among Republicans in the past month, even as it fell among Democrats, new polls show. The score subtracts those who strongly disfavor a candidate from those who strongly support him. … Continue reading»

What promised to be a political fight to the death was deflated on April 10 when Rick Santorum suspended his presidential campaign, leaving Mitt Romney facing the few remaining primaries with a hefty delegate lead and challengers Newt Gingrich and … Continue reading»

Mitt Romney picked up the endorsement of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani on the eve of the New York primary vote, while Giuliani promised to do anything he can to help Romney win in November. “Mitt has won fair … Continue reading»