Romney Supported Stimulus In 2009, So What Would He Have Done Differently?

Posted by | May 29, 2012 16:59 | Filed under: Top Stories

Mitt Romney now says the country is doing better no thanks to President Obama. But he supported the concept of a stimulus in 2009. Here’s what he said then:

“I think there is need for economic stimulus. Americans have lost about $11 trillion in net worth. That translates into about $400 billion a year less spending that they’ll be doing, and that’s net of additional government programs like Medicaid and unemployment insurance. And government can help make that up in a very difficult time. And that’s one of the reasons why I think a stimulus program is needed. “

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