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Romney Ad: Obama's 'Solution to Everything Is to Add Another Bureaucrat'

8:33 AM, Nov 1, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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The latest ad from Mitt Romney's campaign hits President Barack Obama for floating the idea of adding a "secretary of business" in a second term: 

Here's the script:

VOICEOVER: “Barack Obama says he might appoint a Secretary of Business.”

VIDEO TEXT: “Secretary Of Business?”

VOICEOVER: “His solution to everything is to add another bureaucrat.”

VIDEO TEXT: “His Solution?”

VIDEO TEXT: “Add Another Bureaucrat”

VOICEOVER: “Why not have a president who actually understands business?”

VIDEO TEXT: “A President Who Understands Business”

VOICEOVER: “Under Obama, millions of people can’t find work.”

VIDEO TEXT: “Millions Of People Can’t Find Work”

VOICEOVER: “And more families on welfare and a record number of Americans on food stamps.”

VIDEO TEXT: “More Families On Welfare”

VIDEO TEXT: “Food Stamps”

VOICEOVER: “Mitt Romney understands business, knows how to create jobs and get our economy moving.”

VOICEOVER: “He's done it before, he can do it again.”

MITT ROMNEY: “I’m Mitt Romney and I approved this message.”

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