Why Romney's Candidacy Collapsed

Gorton, Don
July 2008
Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p30
An essay is presented which discusses the candidacy of former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for the position of U.S. President in 2008. The way in which Romney marketed himself as a fiscal conservative is mentioned. The author states that Romney's character was called into question when he was running for President after he changed his position on a number of issues including gay rights.


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