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Donald Trump gives Mitt Romney his endorsement
Careful, Mitt: The Donald still hasn't seen your birth certificate (Steve Marcus/Reuters)
"Hi, my name is Mitt Romney, and I've got so little spine that I can't even stand up to Donald Trump."
Mitt Romney said Monday he wasn’t concerned about Donald Trump’s commitment to the “birther” conspiracy, one day before the GOP presidential candidate hosts a fund-raiser alongside the celebrity business magnate.

Asked on his charter plane whether Trump’s questioning of President Barack Obama’s birthplace gave him pause, Romney simply said he was grateful for all his supporters.

“You know, I don't agree with all the people who support me and my guess is they don't all agree with everything I believe in,” Romney said. “But I need to get 50.1% or more and I'm appreciative to have the help of a lot of good people.”

"Don't act so surprised. I mean, did you really expect me to say something different? I'm running for office, for Pete's sake."

Originally posted to The Jed Report on Mon May 28, 2012 at 06:39 PM PDT.

Also republished by Daily Kos.

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