‘Reid’s Romney smears an insult to voters’

Posted on August 8, 2012 by


This article from the CNN website describes the poor conduct by the political campaigns on both sides.

Reid’s Romney smears an insult to voters
by David Rothkopf, (pictured) Special to CNN
updated 7:48 AM EDT, Wed August 8, 2012

Editor’s note: David Rothkopf is CEO and editor-at-large of the FP Group, publishers of Foreign Policy Magazine, and a visiting scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

(CNN) — Harry Reid recently sallied forth with a series of attacks on Mitt Romney that had the desired effect. It created headlines. It stirred up the anti-Romney base of the Democratic Party. And it really irritated the Romney camp.

It has produced waves of condemnation because

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