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Sat Oct 20, 2012, 03:00 AM

99 Facts you may not know about Mitt Romney...


You Donít Know Mitt: 99 Facts About Mitt Romney

Economy


1. As head of the investment company Bain Capital, Mitt Romney laid off thousands of workers.

[CBS News, 01/28/2008]

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2. Mitt Romney's advice on the foreclosure crisis: "Don't try and stop the foreclosure process."

[Mother Jones, 10/18/2011]

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3. The former Bain Capital managing director said of Mitt Romney's tenure: "We had a scheme where the rich got richer."

[Los Angeles Times, 12/16/2007]

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4. Mitt Romney set up shell companies in the Cayman Islands and Bermuda to avoid U.S. taxes.

[Los Angeles Times, 12/19/2007]

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5. Mitt Romney calls Obama's payroll tax cut that would save middle class/lower income families $1,500 a year "temporary little band aids."

[Yahoo! News, 10/18/2011]

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6. Mitt Romney's first budget as governor included $240 million in fee increases.

[Meet the Press, 12/16/2007]



7. As governor, Mitt Romney made it more expensive to use an ice skating rink, register a boat, take the bar exam, and transport hazardous waste.

[Associated Press, The Boston Globe, 08/28/2007]


92 more at link

http://thinkprogress.org/romney-facts/

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