Priorities USA Action
:30 ad from Oct. 23, 2012 run in CO, FL, IA, NV, OH, VA and WI.
[Music] Bev Webb: We
had a good group of people, a good group of employees out there.
Donnie Box: This
was a booming place, and Mitt Romney and Bain Capital turned it into a
TEXT: Mitt Romney and Bain Capital
laid off thousands of American workers. Reuters, 1/6/12; New York
Loris Huffman: I was suddenly 60 years old. I had no health care.
Dave Lashure: The
main thing I was thinking about was my family; how am I going to take
care of my family.
TEXT: While driving companies into
bankruptcy, Romney and Bain made hundreds of millions of dollars. New
York Times 6/22/12
Pat Wells: He
promised us the same things he's promising the United States.
He'll give you the same thing he gave us. Nothing.
TEXT: If Mitt Romney wins, the middle
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Notes: From the press
Priorities USA Action today
released a new ad about the trail of broken promises Mitt Romney left
his business career, and a warning about the promises he's making right
the American people.
“Same Promises” highlights the stories of people who
middle class workers who lost their jobs, their pensions and their
benefits after Romney and his firm broke promises and bankrupted
Mitt Romney promises to help the middle class but his agenda would hurt
hardworking families by turning Medicare into a voucher program,
education and raising taxes on the middle class.
The ad is part of a renewed multi-million
dollar effort on television and online to educate voters about Mitt
business record in Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nevada, Ohio, Virginia and
Wisconsin. A series of related ads ran in key battleground states this
and can be viewed at www.RealRomneyRecord.com.
“Mitt Romney is making promises to the
American people in the same way he made promises to the thousands of
class workers whose lives were devastated by his business decisions,”
Burton, senior strategist at Priorities USA Action. “If Romney claims
business experience is the reason he should be elected president, it's
important that voters know the impact that experience already had on
of middle class families.”