Mitt Romney criticized by fellow Republicans for his comments about attacks on US embassy in Libya
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney comes in for daily bashing from Democrats, but on Wednesday, he took heat from some Republicans as well.At issue was his sharp and fast criticism of President Barack Obama’s handling of deadly attacks on U.S. diplomatic missions.
Romney Gets Heat From Some Republicans - Washington Wire - WSJ
Conservative writer David Frum wrote on Wednesday, “Politicians must pander, it goes with the job. But they mustn’t leave their fingerprints all over their pandering. The Romney campaign’s attempt to score political points on the killing of American diplomats was a dismal business in every respect.”Peggy Noonan, a speechwriter for President Ronald Reagan who writes a column for The Wall Street Journal’s opinion pages, said on Fox News that he had opened himself up to accusations that he was “trying to exploit things politically.”