Mitt Romney can’t catch a break. On the day after winning Illinois, his largest victory of the primary contest , he finds himself defending the Etch A Sketch gaffe of his communications director.
We tossed you the original CNN video earlier today. Here’s Newt Gingrich taking advantage of the same, also via CNN:
The former U.S. House speaker posed with an Etch A Sketch and said this:
“Given everybody’s fear of Governor Romney’s flip-flops, to have Romney’s communication director say publicly to all of us, if we’re dumb enough to nominate him, we should expect that by the acceptance speech, he’ll move back to the left, triggers everything people are worried about.
“You’ll notice that the picture’s not permanent. Nothing is locked down. You can re-do it anytime you want. And that’s the problem…
Rick Santorum had a similar reaction:
- By Jim Galloway, Political Insider