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Romney Hits Obama's 'It Worked' Comment

"[T]he worst economic recovery America has ever had."

1:12 PM, Jul 26, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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In response to President Obama's comment, "We tried our plan—and it worked," Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has released the following ad, contrasting that statement with what CBS called, "the worst economic recovery America has ever had." Watch here:

Here's the script:

VIDEO TEXT: “Barack Obama On The Economy”

VIDEO TEXT: “July 24, 2012”

PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA: “We tried our plan—and it worked. That’s the difference. That’s the choice in this election. That’s why I’m running for a second term.”

VIDEO TEXT: “It Worked?”

MAN: “I had to file my own personal bankruptcy. I had to close my business.”

WOMAN: “I’ve been looking for a job for two years.”

VIDEO TEXT: “45 Million Americans Now On Food Stamps”

MAN: “You know, it’s difficult to find employment.”

WOMAN: “A year ago, I was laid off from my job.”

VIDEO TEXT: “23 Million Americans Struggling For Work”

WOMAN: “I have to work part-time in order to make ends meet.”

MAN: “Sometimes I feel like I am a failure.”

VIDEO TEXT: “Over 46 Million Americans Now In Poverty (Highest Ever)”

VIDEO TEXT: “July 17, 2012”

SCOTT PELLEY, CBS NEWS: “Good evening. This is the worst economic recovery America has ever had.”

 

VIDEO TEXT: “Do You Agree It’s Working?”

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