Inside Politics: Ethics panel says reprimand, fine Democratic lawmaker
“Ultimately, we will all be judged by a simple question: Did we stop Iran from getting a nuclear weapons capability?” said Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., during the House debate.
Romney attacks auto bailout in new ad
The Republican presidential candidate is highlighting a General Motors dealer in Ohio forced to close in 2009. The ad blames the Obama administration for dealership closures across Ohio.
The spot was released Wednesday, the same day Mr. Obama campaigns in Ohio.
The auto bailout was enacted by President George W. Bush in 2008 and continued under the Obama administration. Mr. Romney previously argued that the nation’s auto companies should be left to go through bankruptcy without government assistance.
General Motors posted record profits last year.
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