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Mitt Romney at the Voter Values Summit in Washington, D.C. in 2011. Credit: Gage Skidmore

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  • Mitt Romney’s prep school classmates recall pranks, but also troubling incidents (5-14-12)
  • The Parallels Between Mitt Romney and George H.W. Bush (3-8-12)
  • Mitt Romney’s misfire on the national anthem (2-6-12)
  • U.S. election 2012: Mitt Romney's life as a poor Mormon missionary in France questioned (12-15-11)
  • Andrea Mitchell on Mitt Romney’s Ancestors: ‘They Crossed the Border Illegally’ (1-23-12)
  • Commentary: Historians

  • Sean Wilentz: Romney is Captive to the Far Right (10-28-12)
  • Iwan Morgan: A Business Background is No Guarantee of Being a Successful Economic President, Mr. Romney! (10-17-12)
  • Ron Briley Hey Mitt, When Are You Going to Apologize to My Parents? (10-8-12)
  • Daniel Pipes: Romney Channels George W. Bush's Middle East Policy (10-8-12)
  • Tom Chaffin: Mitt Romney: The Second Coming of James K. Polk? (10-3-12)
  • David Austin Walsh: "I Don't Think There is a Real Mitt Romney Anymore" -- Interview with Samuel Popkin (9-25-12)
  • Jill Lepore: Two Romneys -- George and Mitt (9-25-12)
  • Michael Kazin: Which U.S. President Does Romney Most Resemble? (Hint: It’s Not a Republican) (9-25-12)
  • Steven Conn: Mitt, Mormonism and the Problem of History (9-25-12)
  • Daniel Herman: Lincoln Would Choose Obama over Romney (9-17-12)
  • K.C. Johnson: Judging Romney Fairly (9-17-12)
  • Gil Troy: Let's Not Rush to Judge Mitt's Libyan Rush to Judgment (9-13-12)
  • Chester Pach: Romney, Reagan, and Campaign Foreign Policy (9-13-12)
  • Juan Cole: Romney Jumps the Shark: Libya, Egypt and the Butterfly Effect (9-13-12)
  • Laura Jane Gifford: A Lesson in Volunteerism from George Romney (9-10-12)
  • Michael R. Whitaker: What Al Smith Can Teach Mitt Romney (8-13-12)
  • Jared Diamond: Romney Hasn’t Done His Homework (8-1-12)
  • Daniel Martin Varisco: Romney Up Against the Wall (7-31-12)
  • Lawrence S. Wittner: Unlike Mitt Romney, Most Americans Want to Cut U.S. Military Spending (7-23-12)
  • Daniel Martin Varisco: The Weakness of Romney’s Right (7-23-12)
  • Ronald Radosh: Mitt Romney’s Big Problem — and Hence Ours (7-2-12)
  • Robert Brent Toplin: Is Mitt Romney Going to Go the Way of Thomas Dewey in '48? (7-2-12)
  • Julian Zelizer: Obama's Attacks on Romney's Business Record Aren't Working (6-4-12)
  • Michael H. Ebner: Why Did President Nixon Show George Romney the Door as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development? (5-14-12)
  • Jonathan Zimmerman: Why Romney's Choice for Vice President Could Determine America's Future (5-9-12)
  • Julian Zelizer: For Obama, Foreign Policy Campaign Could Backfire (5-7-12)
  • Daniel J. Herman: How Mormon History has Shaped Mitt Romney (5-7-12)
  • Ian Reifowitz: Mitt Romney Must Decide What Kind of America He Believes In (4-30-12)
  • Gil Troy: Romney Still Fails to Make the Sale (4-4-12)
  • Geoffrey Kabaservice: Why Mitt Romney’s Whole Career Is Making His Father Roll Over in His Grave (3-5-12)
  • Walid Phares: Mitt Romney’s Cutting-Edge Middle East Strategy (2-13-12)
  • Ian C. Friedman: Mitt's Verbal Gaffes Shows That When It Comes to Politics, He's Not His Father's Son (2-6-12)
  • Timothy R. Furnish: Has Mitt Romney's Mormonism Influenced His Views on Islam? (2-6-12)
  • Gil Troy: Mitt Romney Channels Dan Quayle as Gaffemeister General (2-4-12)
  • Rick Perlstein: What Mitt Romney Learned From His Dad (1-17-12)
  • Gil Troy: Bring It On: Early Attacks on Romney's Bain Capital Record May Inoculate Him Against Democratic Attacks (1-12-12)
  • Vaughn Davis Bornet: Can a Mormon Candidate Rise Above the Religious Issue to Win It All Next Year? (1-9-12)
  • Lawrence S. Wittner: Is Mitt Romney Ready for the World? (10-9-11)
  • Alexander Heffner: Mitt Romney: Interviews with Rogers M. Smith and Lou Cannon (11-14-11)
  • Rick Perlstein: Mitt Romney ... Not in His Father's Footsteps (2-10-08)
  • Mark Neels: Did Anyone Care that George Romney Was Mormon? (1-08-08)
  • Christopher Bonastia: The Unintended Lessons Mitt Romney (and the Rest of Us) Could Learn from George Romney (9-25-06)
  • Commentary: Media

  • Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson: Uncultured ... Mitt Romney's Economic History (8-1-12)
  • Gideon Rachman: If You Liked George W. Bush, You’ll Love Mitt Romney (7-30-12)
  • Rishawn Biddle: Mitt W. Bush ... For Better or Worse, Romney Subscribes to Bush's Education Policies (5-7-12)
  • Larry Kudlow: The Reagan in Romney ... Mitt’s Tough Conservative Positions (3-23-12)
  • Barron Young Smith: Why the Romney Doctrine Won't Resemble the Bush Doctrine (11-23-11)
  • Steve Kornacki: Why Mitt Romney is No Nelson Rockefeller (10-17-11)
  • Jeffrey Lord: Is Mitt Romney the New Nelson Rockefeller? (6-4-11)
  • Matt Latimer: Is Romney the Next Kerry? (10-9-11)

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