- Post 06 August 2012
- By Ed Farnan | Irish Central | From the Right
President Obama's surrogates, actively doing his dirty work, have accused Mitt Romney of being secretive because he only released 2 years of his tax returns. Senate leader Harry Reid, while on the Senate floor even accused Mitt Romney of felonious activity. Asked by reporters if he has any basis for these accusations. Reid answered: "An unidentified informant told him."
It's not enough to sully the Senate by making false accusations, but to do it from the Senate floor is pretty low. As a lawyer Reid knows he has immunity because he made the charges from the floor.
The rest of Obama's trained attack dogs/surrogates, including close associates, David Axelrod and Robert Gibbs made the round of national Sunday news shows, fanning the flames by intimating Romney must have done something wrong because he is hiding those records. Axelrod had previously accused Mitt Romney of being the most secretive presidential candidate since Richard Nixon.
The head of the Republican National Committee, Reince Preibus, said he has had enough of the unsubstantiated attacks and is not going to allow his candidates to be targets without hitting back. On the Sean Hannity show today, Preibus said we (Republicans) are getting punched by these guys with brass knuckles. We are going to punch back with a bigger set of brass knuckles. ... continues...