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Spent a few minutes reading the story from Mother Jones covering the leaked Romney fundraiser video and there is one quote in particular that jumped out to me as particularly disturbing.

Romney told the contributors that "women are open to supporting me," but that "we are having a much harder time with Hispanic voters, and if the Hispanic voting bloc becomes as committed to the Democrats as the African American voting block has in the past, why, we're in trouble as a party and, I think, as a nation."
Why exactly would this country be in trouble if Hispanics became as committed to Democrats as African Americans?  I mean, for sure the Republican Party would be in trouble.... but the country?  

Someone might want to ask Mitt what exactly scares him about minorities having a clear say in the direction of this country....  

Originally posted to djmeen on Mon Sep 17, 2012 at 03:18 PM PDT.

Also republished by LatinoKos.

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