Sunday, September 23, 2012

What has Romney Promised Us?

The convention's theme for the night was "We Believe in America," and Romney called on voters "to put the disappointments of the last four years behind us" and to elect me President.

"President Obama promised to slow the rise of the oceans and to heal the planet," Romney said in his 40-minute speech at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in downtown Tampa. "My promise is to help you and your family."

In his speech, Romney unveiled a five-step plan that he said would create 12million jobs.

Its components include North American energy independence by 2020, school choice, "unmistakable consequences" for nations that cheat on trade agreements, deficit reduction and pursuit of a balanced budget and cutting business taxes, streamlining and modernizing regulations and repealing and replacing Obama's 2010 health-care-reform law.

"What America needs is jobs -- lots of jobs," Romney said.

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