What Won’t Romney Lie About?
Posted: October 26, 2012 at 3:11 a.m.
Bill Clinton was impeached because he lied. As a friend asked me, “If he would lie about having sex with ‘that woman,’ what wouldn’t he lie about?” Updating that question, “What won’t Mitt Romney lie about?” Romney had to present himself as a moderate Republican to be elected governor of Massachusetts, a very liberal state. To get the presidential nomination, he had to present himself as a radical right-winger. To accomplish this transformation, he had to lie about many or all of his basic beliefs, assuming he has any.
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