Articles Tagged ‘Mitt Romney’

Long Island Elections

Long Island Elections: Unofficial Nassau and Suffolk Results

It’s about 3 a.m. Nov. 7, the morning after Election…



Long Island Elections

Suffolk Republicans Cheer Romaine Win, Boyle Lead

Hundreds of Suffolk County Republicans packed The Emporium in Patchogue…



Rep. Tim Bishop, the incumbent Democrat from the East End (LEFT), is locked in a tight race with Randy Altschuler (RIGHT). their first debate took place at the First Baptist Church in Riverhead, where the tone was civil compared to the rancor of their tv ads. (Dan O’Regan/Long Island Press)

Long Island Elections: Candidates Share Optimism As Polls Close

Amid the disarray and destruction left behind in the wake…



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Politics and Protest: Scenes From the 2012 Hofstra Debate

From a man with a long white beard wearing half…



Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama speak during the second presidential debate at Hofstra University, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, in Hempstead, N.Y. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Sparks Fly at Hofstra Presidential Debate

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Gov. Mitt Romney clashed Tuesday at Hofstra University in what was the second of three debates before the polls…



In this Oct. 3, 2012 file photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama participate in the first presidential debate at the University of Denver, in Denver. Both men relished the wonky talk, but Mitt Romney also showed the easy confidence a presidential contender needs _ and a bit of the salesman's dynamic presentation. Barack Obama sounded more like a long-winded professor a little annoyed he has to go over this stuff one more time for the slow students in the back. For viewers the lesson from both was clear: If they crave a real discussion of complicated issues _ not just zingers _ it means some tough going. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Detecting Lies at Hofstra’s Obama-Romney Debate

What do Lance Armstrong, Jerry Sandusky and the Mitt Romney-Paul Ryan ticket have in common? They’ve all been accused—and in one case convicted—of lying. For…