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I do not know the original source of this.  It was uploaded in February of this year, but it is clearly from his time as Governor or when running for Governor


ROMNEY: We need to do a better job getting money from Washington and I'm gonna go after the Transportation Department and get more money there if at all possible. I was successful in doing that in organizing the Olympics - got record funds from the Federal Governement. I'll do that here, I'll also go after our Health and Human Services budget out of Washington and try and get more pennies on the dollar from our Medicaid Costs, see if we can't generate additional funds there. I'm gonna go for every possible source of funding from Washington D.C. to get Massachusetts a more fair share. By the way (ends)

Just in case you forgot about the Olympic welfare that Romney  used to "save" the Salt Lake Olympics:

Politicol News:

As Senator John McCain points out:

1) The 1984 Summer Olympics in LA received 75 Million Dollars in Federal Support.

Compared to:

2) The 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah received 1.3 Billion Dollars in Federal Support. (Final Total was 2.7 Billion)

3) What the Money was Used for:

91% in LA was for safety, Security, Safety
7% was non-security funding

4) In Utah the 1.3 billion was spent on building Salt Lake City Infrastructure

$ 974,000 Utah Olympics Public Safety Command
$ 5 Million Dollars to Communications Agency Networks
$ 3 Million Dollars to Olympic Regional Development (Upgrades to Sports Complex)
$ 2.5 Million Dollars Bus Facilities
$ 2.5 Million Dollars to SLC regional parks ride lines
$ 500,000 SLC Transit Bus
$ 925,000 SLC Public Safety after the Olympics
$ 1 Million for SLC Security and Training
$ 2,200,000 for SLC Sewer Infrastructure Needs associated with the Games.

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