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Ann Romney: Mitt is Considering Woman as Running Mate

C.W.2 Wrote: Jul 05, 2012 12:46 PM
McCain brought Palin on board because, in large part, he needed a gimmick there was no way he was going to pull that election off without one. She boosted his standings almost from the start but the Progressive smear campaign against her helped stem the swell. Romney picks a female runnning mate, no matter how qualified she is that will be perceived as following McCain and the woman will be cast as "Palin II".

According to Ann Romney, her husband is considering picking a woman as his running mate.

Ann Romney says in an interview, "We've been looking at that and I love that option as well."

She tells CBS News she thinks the person selected for the No. 2 spot should be "someone that obviously can do the job but will be able to carry through with some of the other responsibilities."

Kelly Ayotte? Susana Martinez? Cathy McMorris Rodgers? Well, of course – we all know it’s a possibility, but after the kerfuffle over whether or not...