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Dom DeLuise
To take down Obama, Romney must win Battle of the Bloat
To take down Obama, Romney must win Battle of the Bloat

One thing is clear: At best, Mitt Romney is a work in progress. Mr. Romney is under attack for being a hugely successful private equity banker at Bain Capital. Bain identified distressed companies and found value in them for shareholders, investors and, ultimately, consumers. When things worked right, Mr. Romney and his team streamlined firms and injected fresh capital, and helped companies thrive by returning them to their "core competencies." He took his turnaround skills to the Winter Olympics (and, he argues, to the governor's mansion in Massachusetts). When the 2002 Games were in utter disarray, he swooped in, cut out all the self-dealing nonsense by consultants and...

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