First Read points out the minute Mitt Romney said "Jimmy Carter" when trying to make the point that he too would have issued orders to go after Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, "the Obama campaign may have gotten what they wanted: an opening to bring up what Romney said four years ago."
What Romney said: "It's not worth moving heaven and earth spending billions of dollars just trying to catch one person.
"Of course, even Jimmy Carter would have given that order."-- Mitt Romney, quoted by Politico, on whether he would have given the order to go after Osama bin Laden in Pakistan.
Today Mitt Romney was asked whether he would have given the order to launch the operation that killed Osama Bin Laden, as Obama did. “Of course,” Romney said. “Even Jimmy Carter would have given that order.” Read full article >>
Asked on a rope line if he would have "gone after" Osama bin Laden, if he would have "given the order," Romney responded, "Of course, of course. Even Jimmy Carter would have given that order." The Obama campaign has questioned wheth...
Mitt Romney came back hard on Democrats and Barack Obama today. The Republican frontrunner told an audience, “Even Jimmy Carter would have given that order” to kill Osama Bin Laden. Ouch. The Politico reported: Mitt Romney, asked if...