How Rich is Mitt?

MARCH 13, 2012
Thinking about how much richer Romney is than anyone we have seen in politics, I decided to play with the portrait as infographic.  The result, in collaboration with Mary Parsons and the editors of The American Prospect, is the double page spread in the current issue, dissected below. What we see is a remarkable man: loaded with enough money to get what he wants, but blinded by it from clearly seeing the difference between his country and his country club.