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Romney Receives Standing Ovation for Straight Talk at NAACP Convention

ZombieLove Wrote: Jul 11, 2012 1:16 PM
Which so many here fail to grasp. Among so many other things like the poll tax they're trying to get away with in these voter ID laws. The friggin Repub Campaign Manager in PA was caught on video talking about just this topic, along with the attack on women's healthcare and the other dirty tricks like in Wisconsin. You guys DO know that video goes viral, right?

GOP Presidential Nominee Mitt Romney just wrapped up his speech to the NAACP convention in Houston, focusing mostly on the economy and education reform. Right out of the gate, Romney received laughs from the crowd after cracking a joke about President Obama.

“I appreciate the chance to speak first – even before Vice President Biden gets his turn tomorrow.  I just hope the Obama campaign won’t think you’re playing favorites."

Romney framed his speech in general economic terms and tailored parts of it specifically to the African-American community. He focused on the family and...