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Mitt Romney's new sloga,
Mitt Romney is a good liar. But not even he could sell the bull he tried to spew last night.
Mitt Romney yesterday, denying he will pursue legislation to restrict abortion:
There’s no legislation with regards to abortion that I’m familiar with that would become part of my agenda.
That was of course bullshit, and his campaign admitted as much within two hours.

And now the candidate himself has conceded he was wrong:

Per pool, Romney says he'd "immediately remove funding for Planned Parenthood" as prez, excluding it from his budget.
@mpoindc via Seesmic twhirl
So either Mitt is acknowledging his legislative agenda on abortion will begin on day one ... or he doesn't realize that presidents aren't dictators and doing something like cutting off Planned Parenthood would require an act of Congress. You know, legislation.

Originally posted to The Jed Report on Wed Oct 10, 2012 at 01:22 PM PDT.

Also republished by Abortion, Daily Kos, and Pro Choice.

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