Tales from the Trail

Romney’s religion still an issue for many Republicans

March 6, 2012

Mitt Romney might be looking to open up an unassailable lead over rival Rick Santorum in theĀ 10 “Super Tuesday” nominating contests, but he still faces questions among many of his fellow Republicans about his Mormon religion, according to recent NBC/Marist poll results.

Romney on his work as a Mormon missionary: “We didn’t convert one person”

December 21, 2011

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney appeared on MSNBC’s Morning Joe on Tuesday, where co-host Joe Scarborough asked him about his experience as a Mormon missionary in France in the 1960s. “Talk about your rejections as a missionary knocking on door, after door, after door in a hostile environment,” Scarborough asked.