Romney may reveal Veep pick soon

Lately, the president has been sucking up a lot of oxygen in the room with his unrelenting attacks on Bain, outsourcing, and now Swiss bank accounts. A quick way to reverse the situation  would be for Romney to name his running mate a few weeks earlier than usual. Reuters: Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney acknowledged on Tuesday he is considering naming his choice to serve as vice presidential running mate earlier than usual to better compete with President Barack Obama. As they work from a short list of leading Republicans, Romney and his advisers say they are weighing whether he should announce his choice some weeks earlier than the traditional time of around the Republican National Convention, which is to be held in Tampa in late August. The reasoning, advisers say, is that two candidates would be able to raise more money and engage Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in battle with polls showing Americans closely divided on whether to pick the ...(Read Full Post)