Rachel Maddow Mocks Mitt Romney’s ‘Very Poor’ Backtracking (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post Rachel Maddow opened her Friday show by roundly lampooning Mitt Romney’s attempt to back away from his statement that he is “not concerned about the very poor. “The GOP presidential frontrunner stepped into a landmine earlier in the week when he said those words to CNN’s Soledad O’Brien, arguing that poor people… More Rachel Maddow Mocks Mitt Romney’s ‘Very Poor’ Backtracking (VIDEO)

West Wing Week: 2/3/2012 or Riding the Advanced Technology Superhighway

The White House  This week, the President made history by holding the first completely virtual interview at the White House on Google+. He also tackled the rising cost of tuition at the University of Michigan, welcomed the President of Georgia, convened a cabinet meeting, stopped by the Washington Auto Show, announced a major refinancing plan for… More West Wing Week: 2/3/2012 or Riding the Advanced Technology Superhighway

Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Mitt, Jay, Donald

The top quotes in politics … “I’m not concerned about the very poor.”— Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney making a regrettable remark. “Mitt is tough, he’s smart, he’s sharp.” — Donald Trump endorsing Romney for president. “I’m not going to comb-over that question.” — White House Press Secretary Jay Carney when asked about Trump. “I like hiring people.” —  GOP White House hopeful Newt… More Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Mitt, Jay, Donald

Orrin Hatch: Obama thinks he’s Jesus Christ

Can’t they make up their minds? First they say he’s a Muslim, then an atheist, some acknowledge that he’s in fact a Christian but portrays himself as a self-indulgent heretic! The problem is this: To the detriment and dismay of the GOP, the POTUS has exceeded all expectations in terms of domestic and foreign policy. They… More Orrin Hatch: Obama thinks he’s Jesus Christ

Romney splits with debate adviser credited for turnaround

Is it just me or does Mitt Romney remind any one else of a Massachusetts version of “Gomer Pyle”? The debate coach who actually helped Romney look better in the last two debates is no longer on staff… Politico A GOP operative who won plaudits for bolstering Mitt Romney’s recent debate performances is not being retained by the… More Romney splits with debate adviser credited for turnaround