Romney says Obama cronyism 'stinks' as campaign gets uglier

By REUTERS
July 17, 2012 02:53

 
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BATON ROUGE - After days of damaging attacks about his business record, presidential candidate Mitt Romney fired back on Monday, accusing President Barack Obama of crony capitalism that "stinks."

Romney's allegation that Obama gave too much economic stimulus money to campaign contributors is not new but the Republican's focus on the issue looked like an effort to move away from tough questions about his business past.

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