Monday, July 23, 2012

Star of Romney's Ad Received Millions in Government Goodies

In Romney's lying ad about what Obama said, the star of the ad received government handouts. Doesn't the Romney camp do any kind of basic legwork? Is the Romney campaign so weak that it has to make up stuff about Obama? Why doesn't Romney just run on his record? Oh, that's because all of his records are secret or destroyed. Romney's looking like a guy that wants to be elected -- no questions asked. His wife even says he's the man with all the answers and we people ought to take him at his word.

The New Hampshire Union Leader’s John DiStato today reports that in 1999 the business in question, Gilchrist Metal, “received $800,000 in tax-exempt revenue bonds issued by the New Hampshire Business Finance Authority ‘to set up a second manufacturing plant and purchase equipment to produce high definition television broadcasting equipment’…” In addition, in 2011, Gilchrist Metal “received two U.S. Navy sub-contracts totaling about $83,000 and a smaller, $5,600 Coast Guard contract in 2008…” ABC