Wednesday, July 18, 2012

'Obama wants Americans to be ashamed of success': Romney attacks President for saying that government has a role in the success of businesses

Mitt Romney continued his assault on President Barack Obama Tuesday by saying 'I'm convinced he wants Americans to be ashamed of success.'

Romney and his supporters, like former New Hampshire governor John Sununu, have been attacking the President after a campaign stop in Virginia last week where Obama said that a business' success is not solely the product of it's employees but also the government which helped the business thrive.

'Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you've got a business, you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen,' Obama said at the event.

Sununu, a longtime Romney ally who is considered an 'attack dog' for the Republicans, used the opportunity to question the President's patriotism, saying 'I wish this president would learn how to be an American.' Read More