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Mitt Video an Opportunity, Not a Scandal

wildbarley62 Wrote: Sep 21, 2012 12:20 PM
This retired DAV will definately be voting for Romney/Ryan. Think most of us will!
So what about the Democrats' would-be tempest about Mitt Romney's alleged 47 percent gaffe? Is there any "there" there?

Mitt's statement was made at a private fundraiser, where he was trying to explain that his message of reducing taxes would obviously not resonate with the 47 percent of Americans who are not paying income taxes. It's purely logical; you aren't going to entice those who aren't paying taxes with promises of lower taxes.

The statement was hardly shocking or unique. For years, we've heard the axiom that once the body politic of any nation freely votes itself...