Romney stutters and hesitates when asked if Palin is ‘ready to be President.’

During an interview on CNN today, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney touted Sarah Palin’s ability to excite the conservative base and raise money for the Republican ticket. But when asked by host Wolf Blitzer whether she is “ready to be President,” Romney hesitated and offered this stuttering response:

Well, that — that’s something which I — I believe the American people will, uh, assess individually and say, uh, yeah, she’s got the kind of executive experience that you’d hope to find from a person who’s been a governor and a mayor.

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