Friday, May 27, 2011

Romney is just another big government politician

Well, that didn't take long. Romney panders to Iowa farmers and says giving them other taxpayer's money is just fine. He doesn't believe that allowing US citizens to live their lives in freedom will work...government must ride us like a jockey and keep us on the path determined by the good intentions of our politicians.

“I support the subsidy of ethanol,” he told an Iowa voter. “I believe ethanol is an important part of our energy solution for this country.” Iowa leads the nation in the production of corn, a main source of ethanol.

Mr. Romney and a crowd that had come to see his first Iowa speech of the year had been evacuated from the Historical Building by a fire alarm. Amid the tumult, a woman asked if he was going to take any questions. He said given the circumstances, the question and answer part of the program appeared out of the question. So she presented him a typed out note demanding his position on ethanol, one she had intended to present at the presidential forum that had just abruptly ended.