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September 24, 2012 1:12 AM

Commentary: GOP isn't helping Romney by using far-right talking points

If Barack Obama wins re-election he’ll have several thank-you notes to write. He’ll want to drop Newt Gingrich a letter, thanking him for bringing up GOP nominee Mitt Romney’s work at Bain Capital, setting the stage for the Democrats’ attack on the issue. Ditto for Rick Santorum, who took health care reform off the table by highlighting Romney’s support for the individual mandate in Massachusetts.

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