Corn on MSNBC: Romney’s Rafalca Problem


Mother Jones’ David Corn and The Daily Beast‘s Michelle Cottle join Reverend Al Sharpton on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation” to discuss Mitt Romney and the Olympics. While Ann’s horse competed today, Mitt assured reporters he would not be watching the event. But what do his ties to the so-called “horse ballet” say about his disconnect with the middle class?

David Corn is Mother Jones’ Washington bureau chief. For more of his stories, click here. He’s also on Twitter.

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