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Mitt Romney Secret Hidden Message for Obama's 47%

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Published on Sep 18, 2012

Mitt Romney's Secret Hidden Message for Obama's 47%. Just when you thought Americans are the most ethical, most hard working and most honest people on the planet... LOL

"My job is not to worry about those people," Mitt Romney said. "I'll never convince them they should take personal responsibility and care for their lives." He was talking about forty-seven per cent of the American population. Romney's views were conveyed in a private fundraiser that was held at the home of Marc Leder, in Boca Raton, according to Mother Jones, which obtained and authenticated a video of the event (parts had been on YouTube for a while, but their provenance was uncertain). Romney confirmed that the video was real—and stood by much of what he said, though he thought that he could have done so more "elegantly." "By the way, whoever has released the snippets would, I would certainly appreciate if they'd release the whole tape so we could see all of it," Romney said. We can all agree on that: there was more this morning, in which he dismissed a two-state solution in Israel and, pretty much entirely, the Palestinians. So far, though, the least of the problems with what Romney said is that he seems to be utterly delusional.

Washington (CNN) -- Mitt Romney on Tuesday didn't back away from remarks he made in a secretly recorded video casting supporters of President Barack Obama as dependent on welfare, and instead said the comments that generated more problems for him in a tight race were an honest reflection of his campaign's message.

"This is a message I'm carrying day and day out and will carry over the coming months," Romney said on Fox News. "This is a decision about the course of America, where we're going to head. We've seen the president's policies play out over the last four years."

Romney cited an opposition research video that Republicans began circulating on Tuesday afternoon that shows Obama speaking at Loyola University in 1998 about making government more effective.

"I think the trick is how do we structure government systems that pool resources and hence facilitate some redistribution, because I actually believe in redistribution, at least at a certain level, to make sure that everybody's got a shot," Obama is heard saying.

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