Mitt Romney on MSNBC’s Apology


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“People like me are fair targets. If you get in the political game you can expect incoming, but children,that’s beyond the line and I think they understand that.”

–2012 Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on “Fox News Sunday” in response to an MSNBC segment that poked fun at his adopted grandson Kiernan, who is African American.

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