Sunday, April 26, 2015

Is Mitt Romney's business experience relevant to the presidential election?

READER POLL

Is Mitt Romney’s business experience relevant to the presidential election?

Newark Mayor Cory Booker has criticized the Obama campaign over its attack on Romney's business credentials.

Yes, he's touting his experience as chief reason he should be president
 
  409 (51.8%)
No, Democrats just want to depict him as a 'job killer.'
 
  195 (24.7%)
Yes, voters need to know if Romney will downsize the safety net like he did companies
 
  256 (32.4%)
No, silly to think anyone could govern Washington like a venture capitalist
 
  238 (30.1%)
Total votes = 790
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Booker is right, and wrong, about Romney


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