Veepwatch: Could Mitt Romney announce his vice presidential running mate this week? The New York Times examines the pros and cons. Bill Kristol and Stephen Hayes areiurging Romney to pick Paul Ryan or Marco Rubio.
Harry Reid is under attack by Republicans after suggesting Mitt Romney didn’t pay taxes for ten years. The head of the RNC called Reid a “dirty liar” – but does this fight hurt Democrats… or does it underscore a lack of transparency on the part of Romney for not releasing more of his tax returns?
Obstructionism pays off: Republicans are getting just what they wanted. Businesses say they are holding off on new investments because they fear paralysis in Washington. And that guarantees the economic recovery will struggle – which in turn hurts President Obama. And that’s exactly what Republicans want.
More proof Romney won’t stand up to the Tea Party. Check out his appearance with Richard Mourdock in Indiana – it certainly wasn’t a profile in political courage.