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Presidential Candidate Romney Attacks Amtrak in CNBC Interview

07 Mar 2012 7:40 PM | Jackson McQuigg (Administrator)

Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney again attacked Amtrak funding in an interview today.

In a morning interview on CNBC, he listed eliminating "subsidies" for Amtrak as a priority when and if he takes office.

A transcript of the interview is available here:

http://www.cnbc.com/id/46544190

--Jackson McQuigg

Comments

  • 11 Mar 2012 3:27 AM | Anonymous member
    Romney can't even count properly! I read the transcript. He mentioned "Second, this..." TWICE!There's too much of his "I me mine".How is he going to get coooperation from congress to stop the political gridlock?
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