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A Time for Truth, Not Word Games

O'Pinyon Wrote: Sep 24, 2012 1:29 AM
Mitt's comment may well get him votes from the undecided, who are not dependent on government handouts and want the government to be less intrusive.
Perhaps now, in the wake of the heat that Mitt Romney is taking over the leaked four month old “47 percent” video, he can better appreciate the position of Todd Akin.

Romney is being accused of writing off “47 percent” of voters as not paying taxes and “dependent upon government,” who “believe government has a responsibility to care for them.”

Of course Romney’s words, recorded behind closed doors at a fundraiser, were not, as he admitted, well chosen. No candidate would call half the electorate dead beats.

But when Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin used...