Romney Advisor Wants His Boss To Get Credit For Auto Bailout Romney Opposed
“[Romney’s] position on the bailout was exactly what President Obama followed. I know it infuriates them to hear that,” Eric Fehrnstrom, senior adviser to the Romney campaign, said.
“The only economic success that President Obama has had is because he followed Mitt Romney’s advice.”
Then why did Romney oppose the bailout?
“The president tells us that without his intervention things in Detroit would be worse. I believe that without his intervention things there would be better,” the former Massachusetts governor wrote in a column for The Detroit News.