5 controversial quotes from Mitt Romney
From proposing a $10K bet to joking with unemployed votersMitt Romney's loose lips have again stirred up chatter this week, after a video emerged of the Republican presidential nominee at a fundraiser in May, where he made disparaging remarks about Obama's supporters and the Palestinians.
In the secretly recorded footage, released by the liberal-leaning investigative magazine Mother Jones, Romney is heard saying that Palestinians "have no interest whatsoever in establishing peace, and that the pathway to peace is almost unthinkable to accomplish."
He also derided supporters of President Barack Obama. Romney claimed that 47 per cent of Americans are on side with Obama and "believe they are victims," and thus are too dependent on government.
"My job is not to worry about those people," Romney said.
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