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Is Mitt Romney Wrong?

Pete629 Wrote: Sep 18, 2012 6:19 AM
Romney is correct, but there some in that 47 percent who don't pay federal taxes who would prefer to get out of that category and would if jobs were available! Could Obama offer that possibility; no evidence that President Obama has been able to increase prosperity and availability for upward mobility for the common folk! Instead Obama has increased the dependent class and thereby increased the number of people who will vote for him! In order to win and help people, Romney must appeal to their sense of pride and self-worth and show how he will increase jobs and opportunity! Romney and Ryan have the plans and they must explain these plans to everyone who is willing to listen and embrace hope for a better future!

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...