Political Headlines - August 13, 2012

Here are the top POLITICAL headlines from today:


  • Romney faces tougher sell to undecided votersWith Paul Ryan as his running mate, Mitt Romney will no longer be able to hide behind strategic ambiguity about his budget and tax cut plans. Globe columnist Scot Lehigh reports.


  • In ads, Scott Brown obscures his GOP identity: The senator's newest three advertisements feature Democratic endorsers, all of whom identify their own party prominently, without mentioning Brown's Republican allegiance at all. Political reporter Noah Bierman writes.