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Is Mitt Romney Wrong?

gcleary Wrote: Sep 17, 2012 8:54 PM
Only a liberal could possibly equate the two. 47% may be a tad high, but he is not wrong on the premise of his statement.

Update: To paraphrase the pithiest way of summarizing this non-story: "Julia" won't be voting for Mitt Romney (h/t: JustKarl)

The left is seeking to make great hay of a statement by Romney -- filmed secretly at a private event and then leaked to left-wing outlets -- in which he says the following:

There are 47 percent of the people who will vote for the president no matter what. All right, there are 47 percent who are with him, who are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe the government has a responsibility to care for them, who...