February 3, 2006
Mitt Romney Calls the ODF Coin Toss Right
Author: Andy Updegrove
Mass. governor Mitt Romney is betting that supporting ODF will prove to be a smart political move, as he grooms himself for a run for the presidency. That bet is already paying off, with the Forbes Magazine Website featuring Romney in its "Faces in the News" section and congratulating him for his tough stand. For the first time, government policy on IT standards is becoming a factor in presidential politics.