QUESTION FOR OBAMA: IF BAIN IS SO BAD, WHY DID YOU TAKE$120,000 IN CAMPAIGN CASH?
Romney Press Shop [Press@mittromney.com]
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 1:26 PM
QUESTION FOR OBAMA: IF BAIN IS SO BAD, WHYDID YOU TAKE $120,000 IN CAMPAIGN CASH?
“President Obama has based his entire reelection campaign on a vicious, dishonest assault on Mitt Romney’s business career. The real question for President Obama is this: if BainCapital is so bad, why have you taken nearly $120,000 in donations from them? President Obama’s actions are the height of hypocrisy.” –Andrea Saul, Romney CampaignSpokesperson
President Obama Has Centered His Entire Campaign Around A Sustained And Vicious AttackOn Governor Romney’s Business Career At Bain Capital:
The Obama Campaign Has Repeatedly Attacked Governor Romney’s Tenure At Bain CapitalBy Attempting To Brand Him As A “Corporate Raider.”
“The Obama campaign has used Mr.Romney’s time at the private-equity firm Bain Capital to try to brand him as a corporate raider,including releasing an ad about a former steel company, GST Steel, that went bankrupt eight yearsafter Bain took it over. The Romney campaign has said the ad is part of the Obama administration’sattack on free enterprise.”
(Jared A. Favole, “Obama Defends Attacks On Romney, Bain Capital,”
The Wall Street Journal
President Obama And His Campaign Have Waged An “Aggressive Strategy Attacking BainCapital,” Portraying The Company And Governor Romney “In Highly Personal AndUnflattering Ways.”
“Mr. Obama’s comments were his first explicit endorsement of his campaign’saggressive strategy attacking Bain Capital. The Obama campaign’s full-throated assault, throughads, statements and Web videos, is now in its second week and portrays Mr. Romney in highlypersonal and unflattering ways.”
(Helene Cooper and Michael D. Shear, “Facing Criticism, Obama Defends Ads AttackingRomney’s Record At Bain Capital,”
The New York Times
But President Obama Has Accepted Almost $120,000 In Direct Contributions From Bain
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