Mitt Romney: Obama 'Trying to Fool' Voters

GOP candidate accuses the president of mischaracterizing his position on various issues.
3:00 | 09/23/12

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Transcript for Mitt Romney: Obama 'Trying to Fool' Voters
You know I think what we can do is have a chance for people. To see our respective positions and are pathways forward. I think the president will not be able to continue to -- miss characterize my best way. So I'll be able to describe -- -- described as -- people make a choice that's a great thing about democracy I'm not gonna try and we'll be able to that they -- he believes things he doesn't. He's trying to fool people that they -- that I think things I don't. And and that ends I think during the debates I can't tell you winning and losing -- -- -- president that State's season. Very effective speaker and I hope I'll be able to it describe my positions and well in a way that is that is accurate. And the people make good choices which which path they want -- -- I happen to believe. That if that if we each do our job relatively well. I will be able to convince people that are pathway forward will be more prosperous and more secure and more confident. If we choose the path -- described the woman. Yeah. Whether they're not that they particularly get -- but I think that there. Get an accurate when but he says I was in favor of liquidating the automobile industry nothing could be further from the truth by plan. Was to rebuild the auto industry and take and take it through bankruptcy so that -- happen and by the way he doesn't mention that he took them through bankruptcy. That's one there's another he says I'm in favor of lowering taxes on wealthy people know I'm not I'm not gonna reduce the taxes on the wealthy at all. In fact I wanna lower taxes of middle income people he says I want to raise them a middle income people that's completely inaccurate. And that of course is his ads on them on abortion. He says -- I'm opposed to abortion even in cases of rape and incest and the life of the mother that's wrong. In one -- after another is that statement says that. Determined to be factually inaccurate and you know I understand that politics is politics but in the past. When you -- an -- which has been roundly pointed out to be wrong. He'd taken out and it get corrected you put something back he keeps a running these things even though he knows -- -- -- saying they've been rallies even though he knows they're wrong. And you know the fact that he -- say like here's a group here that says the same thing I'm saying well when that group has been discredited. That it doesn't it doesn't. Provide any credibility was argument that has so I think you're gonna see whether it's. The auto industry. Whether it's on taxes. Whether it's a social issues what he's saying about my positions. Is simply not true.

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