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Campaign 2012 / Romney / Olympics Gaffe #1027508

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 26, 2012
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(London: Jan Crawford) Presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s diplomatic blunder with his criticism of London’s handling of the Olympics during his overseas trip featured; details given about British Prime Minister David Cameron’s response that was construed as a jab at the Salt Lake City Olympics; statement from Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker† quoted. [In NBC interview, ROMNEY – says there are a few things that were disconcerting.] [CAMERON – says it's easier if you hold an Olympic Games in the middle of nowhere.] [London Mayor Boris JOHNSON††- says Romney wants to know whether we’re ready.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Crawford, Jan
Duration:
00:03:20

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