Romney Attacks Santorum on 'Bridge to Nowhere'

Mitt Romney and Ron Paul land blows on Rick Santorum at GOP debate.
3:00 | 02/23/12

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Transcript for Romney Attacks Santorum on 'Bridge to Nowhere'
Surprisingly those gas prices were not a hot topic at last night's Republican debate the twentieth probably the last and certainly the roughest for Rick Santorum. He face a tough crowd and a surprising tag team Mitt Romney and Ron Paul seemed to be working together. With five days ago before the big showdown in Michigan it is your voice your vote -- ABC's Jonathan Karl. Rick Santorum offered a lesson on presidential debates. Specifically. What not to do -- first don't talk about how you put party politics above principles. I voted for that. It was against the the principles I believe them but you know when your when your part of the team some time to take one for the team for the leader and I made a mistake. You know politics is a team sport folks -- Don't sounds -- -- -- spending in Washington insider. But I did say there were good earmarks and better marks I admit I've voted for large appropriation bills -- things in there I -- like things in their right Ed. It played waiting to Mitt Romney's line of attack but while I was fighting to -- the Olympics you're fighting to save the bridge to nowhere. As Romney got a big assist from Ron Paul landed some of the hardest -- on Santorum you have a new television -- labels him a fake why. Because he's a thank. It's not the first time Paulus played Romney's win -- Santorum voted for -- Five. Taking on Romney's closed almost never Romney himself in fact back when Rick -- looked like the biggest threat to Romney. Paul attacked him is -- very first negative -- -- he's tired campaign of self worth sounded cheerleader in Texas. -- and when it was Gingrich who was threatening Romney pulse average -- -- seekers serial hypocrite. Last night amidst a crush of reporters santorum's suggested that to our income boots that -- our phone seven around the it. The judge you pick up the pattern here but is there any hard evidence that Paul and Romney -- reach some kind of a deal. -- not at all -- lot of conspiracy talk mostly from their rivals. In the end this may come down to just a matter of family you know the -- -- of the two candidates. Carol Paul and Romney have become close friends since they last ran for president four years ago and then there's the matter of Ron -- son senator Rand Paul. Who yesterday said that he would be. Honored if you were to be considered as Mitt Romney's running mates although George you can imagine it's a little -- would be talking about that's right around let's make sure that if he does get the nomination that Paul doesn't run. As an independent -- Jon Karl thanks very much.

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