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Decision 2012 / Romney / Bully Charges #1022719

NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 10, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Chuck Todd) A “Washington Post” article charging that presidential candidate Mitt Romney bullied a fellow student in high school examined; scenes shown from the Cranbrook School; remarks from former classmate Phillip Maxwell quoted; details given about President Obama’s admission of youthful indiscretions. [Romney campaign advisor Ed GILLESPIE††- says Romney doesn’t remember that incident.] [ROMNEY – says he had no idea this person might have been gay; admits he did stupid things in high school.] [Political analyst Stu ROTHENBERG†- says it will be difficult to criticize Romney for something he did when he was 18.] [Voice of OBAMA – says he drank beer and tried drugs.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Todd, Chuck
Duration:
00:02:50

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