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Romney: 47% Of Americans Will Vote for Obama No Matter What

kwarner968 Wrote: Sep 28, 2012 11:36 PM
You do realize that most retirees fall under the umbrella of the 47% right? And college students? And often, members of the military as well. I'd hardly call someone who worked hard all their life a 'moocher'. I wouldn't call someone a moocher for trying to get ahead in the world, either. This is NOT true. If 47% of the country were moochers, there wouldn't BE a country. I had really hoped Romney would be good competition for Obama - I wanted a decent other choice - but he's not a great option. When he says things like this, he likely also will not get elected.
Mother Jones has obtained and released video of Mitt Romney saying some things that Americans and the media will no doubt take uncharitably.

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 believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to housing, to you-name-it. That that's an entitlement. And the government should give it to...