That $100million was made, at Mitt's direction, into a fund that was used (as it increased in value because it was wisely invested) to maintain the training venues that had been built for those Olympics, but which have been made available for use ever since by Olympians from all over this country. The facilities were state-of-the-art at the time, and have been kept up for 30 years. This info from one of the gold medalists of the Romney Olympics.
While some of my conservative colleagues are criticizing the Romney campaign for one thing or another, I want to make a distinct point that is largely being overlooked: Mitt Romney is the most fiscally conservative Republican standard-bearer since Ronald Reagan.
Looking back through his speeches, interviews, and programmatic proposals, I see an emphasis on economic freedom, free enterprise, low tax rates, deep federal spending cuts, and free trade, and a free-market approach to tough social problems, such as health care, education, and poverty. Meaning no disrespect to George W. Bush, John McCain, Robert Dole, and George H. W. Bush,...
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