Politics, lies and videotape
The '94 video of Mitt touting his moderate credentials can be found here
. ... But fear not: The lightweights over at NRO
are more concerned about appearances. I'd really like to know who on Mitt's staff is reading Machiavelli
. Whoever or whatever, the tactic of saying what needs to be said is working. It worked in 2002 when he portrayed himself as a moderate even though we knew deep down he was more conservative. Mitt's merely using the same tactic in reverse, portraying himself as a conservative even though we know deep down he's more moderate. Mitt's candidacy is quite formidable at this point precisely because he knows that accurate criticism of his flip-flopping record is beside the point. ... Back to the Future: Dodd
is running for president. Is Gary Hart next? ...