posted on Sep, 23 2011 @ 11:34 PM
As well, Mitt Romney does not support Cap and Trade. I guess the poster must be Rick Perry or something. Sheeesh.. talk about a hack attack.
Mitt Romney attacks cap and trade in Iowa
Mitt Romney repeatedly attacked President Barack Obama for supporting cap and trade legislation during his first speech in Iowa of 2011. His comments
were captured on video by Stan Brewer of InsiderIowa.com and posted to YouTube.
The speech came just days before Romney's June 2 visit to New Hampshire, where the former governor of Massachusetts is expected to formally announce
his candidacy for president.
Mitt Romney: Cap and trade raises energy costs
Video 1 8:03
… he came into office and what was happening that people were losing jobs, home values were going down, costs were rising. And instead of
focusing his energy on the economy, he delegated the stimulus to Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid. And they built a stimulus which grew government jobs,
but didn’t grow private sector jobs. And then he went to work on his real agenda, and that was cap and trade to raise energy costs…
Mitt Romney: Cap and trade increases uncertainty for small business
Video 1 8:36
… virtually very aspect of his agenda increased the degree of uncertainty that existed in the employment sector. Small business that was say
energy intensive wondered what the cost of their energy would be if his cap and trade program went through…
Mitt Romney: Obama's support for cap and trade policy inspired by Europe
Video 2 2:03
I also think he may be getting some inspiration from our European friends, because when their economy was in trouble they spent more money and
borrowed more money. And like the Europeans, when their energy was an issue they raised the cost of energy with cap and trade…