Why are we talking about Bain Capital again?
The answer, it seems, is that the two presidential campaigns want it that way. The Romney campaign wants us talking about Bain Capital LLC because Mitt Romney says his time leading the firm prepared him for the presidency.
“Having been in the private sector for 25 years gives me a perspective on how jobs are created that someone who’s never spent a day in the private sector, like President Obama, simply doesn’t understand,” he told Time.
The Obama campaign just slammed Mitt Romney as the "most secretive" presidential candidate since Richard Nixon, saying Romney was "misrepresenting" his time at Bain Capital. The campaign made the heavy remarks during a conference ca... Read Post
Today, the Obama campaign woke up giddily to an unexpected new source of attack against Mitt Romney's record at private equity firm Bain Capital: this Washington Post story from Tom Hamburger. It details how Bain invested in compani... Read Post