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Romney Was Clumsy, but He Had a Point

danadoolittle Wrote: Sep 20, 2012 11:05 AM
A bit thin-skinned aren't you Dick4260? You would let a so-called gaff that hurt your feelings keep you from voting for a person who you might have voted for before? I'm a retiree and I took no offense because I wasn't looking for something negative and I understood the situation that was going on. Too bad you didn't. And last, but not least ..... thank you for your service to our country. :-)

"There are 47 percent of the people who will vote for the president no matter what," Mitt Romney told donors in a $50,000-a-plate Florida fundraiser that was secretly recorded in May and released by Mother Jones this week. In an unfortunate choice of words, Romney described those 47 percent as people who "are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe that government has a responsibility to care for them, who believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to housing, to you-name-it."

Factually, Romney was in the right neighborhood. The Tax Foundation's William...