2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney resurfaced today with an impassioned speech that many see as the first salvo in the GOP’s new offensive against its presidential front-runner Donald Trump.
CNN reports that Romney “delivered a sweeping broadside against Donald Trump on Thursday, laying into the Republican presidential front-runner with a sharper attack than any of the party’s 2016 contenders have made against the billionaire business mogul.” The report adds: “Romney said that ‘dishonesty is Donald Trump’s hallmark,’ pointing to his ‘bullying, the greed, the showing off, the misogyny, the absurd third-grade theatrics.'”
CNN also notes: “There’s irony in Romney’s speech: Just four years ago, he courted Trump’s endorsement — even after Trump had led the ‘birther’ controversy against President Barack Obama, insisting that Obama release his birth certificate to prove he is an American citizen.”
Here’s just a taste of what Romney had to say …