It’s On

The Republican and Democratic tickets will campaign Labor Day weekend in key battleground states in advance of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C. After a joint campaign appearance with Rep. Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) Friday morning in Lakeland, Fla., Romney departed for Louisiana, where he visited those affected by Hurricane Isaac. “I’m here to …

Five Times Obama Has Apologized for America

The Obama campaign and notoriously liberal “fact-check” websites such as factcheck.org, Politifact, and the Washington Post’s “Fact Checker” say that President Obama never went on an “apology tour” and has never apologized for American actions. But in the first few months of the president’s term, he repeatedly spoke of America’s past mistakes in a series of appearances, several of which fell in foreign countries.

Five Great Lines from Romney’s Speech

Mitt Romney accepted the Republican nomination for president Wednesday, with one of the best delivered speeches of his political career, telling stories about his parents, joking about President Obama’s infamous “heal the planet” remark, and linking the president to Jimmy Carter. Here are the five best lines of Romney’s convention speech.