Bloomberg obtained a copy of a 28-minute film set to be released tomorrow in South Carolina bankrolled by supporters of Newt Gingrich.I can't figure out if Newt's role is to attack Romney or make we want to vote for him?
The film depicts Mitt Romney as a financier "more ruthless than Wall Street" and a son of privilege responsible for laying off thousands of workers. It attacks Romney's record as the CEO of Bain Capital and highlights the stories of workers who lost their jobs after the companies they worked for were acquired by Bain.
Says a laughing Romney: "Make a profit. That's what it's all about, right?"
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
The former speaker and champion of conservatism seems to have badly lost his way with his attacks on capitalism and Mitt Romney's role in big business: