Delaware Gov. Defends Reid’s Tax Accusations: ‘This Is Politics’ | Talking Points Memo

Delaware Gov. Jack Markell (D), who has emerged as one of President Obama’s top surrogates for the Jewish electorate, on Monday defended Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s continued claim that he has a source who tells him Mitt Romney didn’t pay taxes for 10 years Monday.In an interview with TPM Monday, Markell said Romney should have been prepared for the kind of questions being raised by Reid.

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