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Harry Reid in his role as the Democratic truth-telling hatchet man goes after Mitt Romney on the Senate floor.

“The 47 percent are ordinary, hard-working Americans who deserve respect – especially from a man who wants to be their president,” Reid said. “They’re not avoiding their tax bills using Cayman Island tax shelters or Swiss bank accounts, like Mitt Romney.”

Reid went on to suggested that Romney is not paying any such taxes. “For all we know, Mitt Romney could be one of those who have paid no federal income taxes,” he said.
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That last comment is going to be publicized on the news wires, the web, radio  and tv and it will leave a mark...ouch!

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