Flashback: Romney Set Expectations Sky High For Debates With Obama (VIDEO) | Talking Points Memo

It may seem impossible these days, but it wasn’t that long ago that Mitt Romney and his supporters were promising daily that when the former Massachusetts governor met the incumbent president in the ring, Romney would mop the floor with Obama.In recent days both presidential campaigns have gone to an awful lot of trouble to lower expectations for Wednesday’s debate in Denver, which Mitt Romney supporters hope can reverse their fortunes in the polls.

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