Mitt Romney said to the National Assn. for the Advancement of Colored People that he will eliminate "nonessential, expensive programs" like President Obama's healthcare law.
Romney was telling his fellow Americans that healthcare for millions of uninsured children, people with preexisting conditions and young people who can now stay on their parents' insurance policies longer are nonessential, and he was booed. Did he expect the oldest civil rights organization in the country to applaud?
Romney's speech to the NAACP was tantamount to a 60-year-old man flirting with a young woman at a bar on Friday night. Save your time and money.