Opinion: With Economics Intertwined With Foreign Affairs Romney Will Win The Final Presidential Debate
Romney’s ideas – if presented fresh and enthusiastically hopeful for America’s future – can be the final bump he needs to win this election.
It is unprecedented for a presidential candidate to have as many conflicts when it comes to foreign business ties as Mitt Romney.
Romney looks to come back from 47% don’t pay taxes remarks and attacks on China trade. But Romney has so many vulnerabilities on China it is hard to understand why he would pick this issue.
Mitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.
Two well-known Massachusetts battery companies have landed lucrative contracts with Chinese companies.
The IOC is asking the Olympic committees of China, South Korea and Indonesia to investigate the coaches of the badminton players who were disqualified from the London Games.
Sheldon Adelson, the largest foreign investor in China, has invested tens of millions of dollars in influencing the 2012 election and has vowed to spend $100 million to put his thumb on the scale for Mitt Romney in November.
What is to stop a foreign country from funneling money through US businesses or political donors into Super PACs to buy US elections?
A couple from Framingham has been charged with threatening to kill their grandchildren and burn down their daughter’s house.
Evergreen Solar is asking a bankruptcy judge for permission to walk away from its former plant in Devens.