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.
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
Titled "Big Bain Backfire," Romney's video hits the Obama campaign on its attacks on Mitt Romney's record at Bain Capital — using prominent Democrats to get its message across. From self-described "Obama surrogate" and Newark Mayor ... Read Post