Politics

Video: GOP Frontrunner Mitt Romney Announces Presidential Run

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

2008 also ran Mitt Romney formally announced his candidacy Thursday for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012. The announcement in New Hampshire was a long time coming -- Romney leads in virtually every GOP poll. Romney, who is reportedly not beloved by his fellow Republicans, had to share the spotlight with other GOP heavy hitters who just happened to be in New Hampshire on Thursday. The Associated Press reports: