By msnbc’s Xuan Thai
Chuck is taking a deep dive this week into Mitt Romney’s Michigan roots – looking at his family, his formative years, and his political philosophy.
Although Mitt Romney made a name for himself in Massachusetts politics, it’s actually in the state of Michigan where his family tried to a create a political dynasty. With the upcoming Michigan Republican Primary on February 28th, the Romney name will have appeared on a state wide ballot in Michigan seven times. And though the family patriarch, George, was political gold in the state, the Romney name hasn’t had such good fortune since his three terms as the governor of Michigan.