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Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 08/27/2012

Jon Voight surprises Virginians in Tampa for Republican convention

Actor Jon Voight made a surprise visit to Virginia delegates to the Republican National Convention on Monday, popping in to see them during breakfast at the Marriott hotel in Clearwater. (Tagg Romney, Mitt’s eldest son, was another visitor.)

Jon Voight (Vince Bucci - AP)
Voight told the crowd how he’d gotten to know the Republican presidential hopeful personally, relaying a story the candidate had shared about the start of his long romance with his wife, Ann.

Mitt Romney first saw his future wife in grade school. But when they met again in high school, Voight said Romney told him, he saw Ann in a different way.

“I don’t know what that means for Mormons,” Voight said.

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