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Romney Responds to Leaving ‘Afghanistan’ Out of Speech

Joanne125 Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 4:56 PM
He better not change his mind or conservatives may be voting for Ron Paul .. If Romney can't make a better case than Obama why is he running at all !

Mitt Romney was criticized across the aisle for not specifically mentioning the war in Afghanistan during his acceptance speech at the RNC. He did, however, mention the the military in more general terms:

"His trillion dollar cuts to our military will eliminate hundreds of thousands of jobs, and also put our security at greater risk. ... Everywhere I go, there are monuments ... for those who have given their lives for America. There is no mention of their race, their party affiliation, or what they did for a living. (APPLAUSE) They lived and died under a single...