Friday, July 13, 2012

Who Might Be a Romney Running Mate?

The GOP convention isn't until September, speculation about who Mitt Romney might pick as a running mate is in full swing. Take a look at some of the possibilities. - Wall St. Journal

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, Tim Pawlenty, Ohio Sen. Rob Portman, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Condoleezza Rice, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, New Hampshire Sen. Kelly Ayotte, New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell... at the link...

Democrats Dump Opposition Research On Top Vice Presidential Contenders - ABC

Mitt Romney and his team in Boston aren’t the only ones feverishly vetting potential running mates.

In a non-descript Washington, DC office building within sight of the United States Capitol, a team of more than a dozen Democratic researchers have spent the last few months examining every nook and cranny of the records of several GOP vice presidential contenders.

The researchers work for the super PAC, American Bridge 21st Century, which is unveiling a new website on Friday called The site features more than 1,300 pages of opposition research and scores of video clips.

Political prognosticators can only speculate who is on Romney’s short-list, but now we know who the Democrats are preparing to target.