ROMNEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ROMNEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: No tax increase to fight terrorism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58389364-82/military-romney-strong-taxes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58389364-82/military-romney-strong-taxes.html.csp">Letter: No tax increase to fight terrorism</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T18:10:01.527-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 06:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I agree with Mitt Romney (“The need for a mighty American military,” Sept. 6) that we should have a strong military and be prepared to use it — but sparingly. What really burns me about Romney and his ilk is that the people who advocate a strong military most loudly all seem to want someone else to pay for it. (And someone else’s children to enlist.) Our strong military and the wars we have fought already in this century have added about two trillion dollars to the national debt because those...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58389364@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:10:01 MDT News roundup: A photographic look at Mitt Romney's political rise http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58387914-64/trib-utah-meeting-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58387914-64/trib-utah-meeting-president.html.csp">News roundup: A photographic look at Mitt Romney's political rise</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T07:25:32.106-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Poll not good for Lockhart's superintendent bid. Five things to watch for as Congress returns. Utah prisons tell BLM to remove 1,100 wild horses. Happy Monday. Whether he runs for president again or not — and he keeps saying he is not — Mitt Romney has enjoyed quite the comeback. Here's a series of photos that show how he became a resurgent Republican leader. [WSJ] Topping the news: The latest Utah Policy poll finds a slim majority oppose House Speaker Becky Lockhart's bid to be the publi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58387914@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:25:32 MDT Romney: I would have done a better job than Obama http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58385024-68/romney-obama-job-campaign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58385024-68/romney-obama-job-campaign.html.csp">Romney: I would have done a better job than Obama</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM RAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T20:14:58.244-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 08:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney says there is no question in his mind that he would have been more effective in the White House than President Barack Obama. But he reiterates he has no plans to run again. Romney told Fox News Sunday that his time has come and gone. Romney cited continuing high U.S. unemployment and growing troubles abroad, and that some of those who voted for Obama might now have some buyer’s remorse. Yet he said he didn’t want to dwell on the past, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583850242014-09-07T20:14:58.244-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-07T20:14:58.244-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58385024@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 20:14:58 MDT Mitt Romney and Pixar president to speak at BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369285-78/president-pixar-byu-mitt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369285-78/president-pixar-byu-mitt.html.csp">Mitt Romney and Pixar president to speak at BYU</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T11:13:02.556-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mitt Romney and the president of Pixar are both scheduled to speak at Brigham Young University this school year. The two men are part of the BYU Forum, a series of six speakers scheduled between September and March. The Mormon former presidential contender is slated for Nov. 18, according to a statement from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints-owned university. President of Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios Ed Catmull is expected on Jan. 27. Also on the list a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583692852014-09-03T11:13:02.556-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T11:13:02.556-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58369285@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 11:13:02 MDT Paul Ryan says he’d love to see Mitt Romney run again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58324113-68/ryan-romney-obama-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58324113-68/ryan-romney-obama-president.html.csp">Paul Ryan says he’d love to see Mitt Romney run again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TAMMY WEBBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T22:55:51.472-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan said Thursday he would love to see Mitt Romney run again for president and teased the GOP’s former nominee at one point that the “third time’s the charm.” Appearing with Ryan at a public event for the first time since their ticket lost two years ago, Romney offered his own good-humored praise by saying that Ryan “wouldn’t be a bad president” himself. Ryan, R-Wis., has said he will wait until after the midterm elections to decide whether to pursue his own presidentia...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583241132014-08-21T22:55:51.472-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T22:55:51.472-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58324113@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:55:51 MDT If he runs, Mitt Romney’s the man to beat in 2016, poll says http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58317407-64/romney-percent-zogby-gop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58317407-64/romney-percent-zogby-gop.html.csp">If he runs, Mitt Romney’s the man to beat in 2016, poll says</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T10:46:59.259-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 10:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Should Mitt Romney decide to run, he would be the man to beat.” That’s the take of pollster John Zogby and it’s based on an online survey of likely Republican primary voters conducted last week. Zogby sized up the 2016 field, gauging the strength of 13 GOP contenders and in that crowd Romney claimed 20 percent. That may not sound high, but consider that the second place was the generic “other candidate” with 17 percent. In the second tier was New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie with 12 percent, Kent...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317407@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:46:59 MDT Huntsman: Romney third run ‘isn’t in the cards’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58288870-64/huntsman-romney-cavuto-run.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58288870-64/huntsman-romney-cavuto-run.html.csp">Huntsman: Romney third run ‘isn’t in the cards’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T13:23:08.223-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 01:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman doesn’t think Mitt Romney will make a third attempt at the White House but Huntsman didn’t rule out another bid himself. Appearing on Fox News’ Your World With Neil Cavuto, Huntsman was asked whether Romney might try to pull a hat-trick and run for a third time as some folks in the Republican Party have suggested. “Gov. Romney’s a good man,’ Huntsman responded. “I think he’s been abundantly clear about his desire to seek the presidency for the third time. I don’t th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288870@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:23:08 MDT News roundup: GOP candidates seek Mitt Romney support http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58258052-64/trib-utah-says-dnews.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58258052-64/trib-utah-says-dnews.html.csp">News roundup: GOP candidates seek Mitt Romney support</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T09:10:25.267-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Romney the new consensus GOP leader. Nonpartisan elections after Swallow, Shurtleff scandal? Utah lobbyists must now wear badges. Happy Monday. Mitt Romney may be saying no to another presidential run but he's become the go-to campaign surrogate for Republicans in red and blue states who say his endorsement is helping to rally voters. Romney is quickly filling a void in the GOP that up until now had no consensus leader who could help guide the party. Of course, should Romney change his mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258052@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09:10:25 MDT News roundup: How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58240506-64/trib-lake-former-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58240506-64/trib-lake-former-utah.html.csp">News roundup: How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T08:18:41.594-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 08:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">How Mitt Romney spent his summer vacation. Herbert names former BYU athletic director as GOED head. Swallow, Shurtleff face court hearing. Happy Wednesday. So how did Mitt Romney spend his summer vacation? By hiking around the American West, of course. Romney posted pictures of himself with his wife, Ann, and five of their grandkids and noted that they'd spent plenty of time touring around some of Utah's most scenic landscapes, including Zion, Bryce and Capitol Reef national parks as well...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58240506@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:18:41 MDT News roundup: Poll: Hillary Clinton would beat Mitt Romney http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58236082-64/trib-lake-poll-romney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58236082-64/trib-lake-poll-romney.html.csp">News roundup: Poll: Hillary Clinton would beat Mitt Romney</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T07:58:06.579-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 07:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Poll: Clinton would beat Romney. Owens poll says he's close. SLC wants streetcar. Happy Tuesday. Should the election be held today, Mitt Romney would trounce President Barack Obama. But, Romney doesn't look so good right now against a major candidate for the White House, Hillary Clinton. A new poll shows her walking over a Romney candidacy 55-42 percent. [PoliticsUSA] Topping the news: Congressional candidate Doug Owens says a new poll shows his opponent, Mia Love, just a few points ahead,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58236082@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:58:06 MDT