Mitt Romney Tells Louisiana Flood Victim To 'Go Home And Call 211'

Sep 1, 2012 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Mediaite.com

It was already a risky decision for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to visit Hurricane Isaac-ravaged New Orleans immediately following the Hurricane Katrina anniversary-timed Republican National Convention, a risk exacerbated by conservative gloating that Romney had beaten President Obama to the "prize." Already open to criticism that ... (more)

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nighthawk

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Sep 1, 2012
 
mitt is to stupid to be potus,he tells woman to go home and call 211 for help,the fella is not playin' with a full deck.
ignoranceisbliss

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On the face of it, yep, that looks pretty bad. What most of the liberal media leaves out is her praise for him in the midst of it all. She obviously didn't take it as literal as the spin on it. Why would he be there only to insult flood victims? Of course she couldn't make a call from a submerged home. She would have every right to be angry if justified. Her comments don't reflect that at all.
“He said that he was going to do the best that he could for us.” Chiarello, a Republican who declined to say who she was voting for, said she was pleased Romney visited to be “supportive.”.
“He’s good, he’ll do the best for us, he has our best interests at heart,” she said of the candidate, adding that he was different than she’d expected.
“I thought he’d be more like a politician, but it was more understanding and caring,” she said.“He was caring.”.
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