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New ThinkProgress ‘Ad’: Romney Says ‘Let Us Just Raise Your Taxes Some More’*

By Judd Legum and Jeff Spross  

"New ThinkProgress ‘Ad’: Romney Says ‘Let Us Just Raise Your Taxes Some More’*"


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Yesterday, Mitt Romney released his first campaign ad, which quotes President Obama saying “if we keep talking about the economy, we’re going to lose.” But those weren’t Obama’s words; he was quoting a strategist for Sen. John McCain in 2008.

In response, the Romney campaign has defended this blatantly dishonest campaign tactic as “not out of bounds.” Thus, ThinkProgress has created this completely in-bounds “advertisement” quoting Romney, in his own words:

*Accurate, according to the Romney standard of accuracy.

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