Jan. 8 - GOP 2012 presidential frontrunner Mitt Romney took heat from his Republican rivals Sunday at a morning debate ahead of Tuesday's first-in-the-nation primary election.
Why shouldn't governor Romney be the nominee means you won't even stand before the people Massachusetts and run on your record. There was that great what you want it to dale how they kept my record as governor. That that's a great thing and people here in New Hampshire they see what I did as governor of Massachusetts it's a lifetime and I hate to tell -- -- gonna run for reelection for president and went Rick. It's still my time unless I'm just ask how can admit that I realized the red light goes immediately view. -- -- the front runner. But it can only opened the -- Maloney. I wanna be very clear with the people here in New Hampshire in this country I will always put my country first I just think it's. That most likely that the person who should represented our party. Running against President Obama is not so much who called him a remarkable leader and went to be as ambassador to China. This nation is divided David because of attitudes like that. And these are cuts I'm going to make -- federal spending that will cause pain that war requires sacrifice. Across the -- I will tell the upper income category in this country that there will be means testing. There are a lot of people in the station social security and Medicare absolutely absolutely we'll tell you it. It would be those of bureaucrats -- Department of Commerce in and energy and now education. -- You have actually. Sponsored 600 and when he measures. Only four made it to a vote on the house floor and only one has been signed into law you know that demonstrates how much out of touch. The US government and US congress is with the American people because I'm supporting things that help the American -- The problem with congress and calls all the things that Republicans like about him he can't accomplish. And all the things are worried about he'll do they want you have to at some point say the country comes first. How are we gonna get things done. We'll fight later.