Actor Clint Eastwood Endorses Mitt Romney for President: “We’ve Got to Just Spread the Word and Get the Whole Country Behind This” – 8/3/12
Legendary Actor Clint Eastwood reportedly just endorsed Mitt Romney for President at a fundraiser in Idaho tonight:
POLITICO: . . . Romney: “Can I get Clint Eastwood to come up here and say hi to everybody?”
Eastwood walked up and said something inaudible and Romney laughed.
Eastwood: “This is very nice to be here today, tonight, today. Let’s clear the smoke.
“I was doing a picture in early 2000s called Mystic River in his home state. At that time Gov. Romney was running for governor. I said, God this guy is too handsome to be governor but he does look like he could be president. As the years have gone by I’m beginning to think even more so that.”
“He’s going to restore a decent tax system that we need badly so that there is a fairness and people are not pitted against one another of whose paying taxes and who isn’t.”
“Also we don’t want anybody taking away the Olympic medals, tax wise, from the Olympic athletes. The government is talking about getting a couple of nickles.”
“It’s now more important than ever that we need Gov. Romney and I’m going to be voting for him as I know most of you will be … we’ve got to just spread the word and get the whole country behind this…”
Romney then took back the microphone: “He just made my day. What a guy.” . . . Read More