Posts tagged "Military Service"

Romney Disses Troops: essentially says talk of soldiers is "unimportant"?

While trying to spin his way out of his major convention omission (his failure to mention either war of recent vintage and the troops that have fought those wars, yet another Romney gaffe), Romney doubles down on his bravado about his proposal to spend over and above what the Pentagon has projected its needs will be. Romney... Read more »

"Renounce and Repudiate": Will Republicans Hold Romney to Obama Standard?

Given deafening Republican silence during the national period of anxious disquiet regarding police and state response to the murder of  Trayvon Martin, an unease due in part to Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law signed by Romney supporter former Florida Governor Jeb Bush (and an equal silence from the presumptive Republican presidential nominee Willard “Mitt” Romney), a surveyed reflection of the Republicans and their presumptive standard bearer... Read more »