Romney Adviser Accuses Harry Reid Of McCarthyism Over Taxes | Talking Points Memo

As Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) doubled-down on his claim to have been told secrets about Mitt Romney’s tax returns, a top adviser for Romney’s campaign took to Fox News to accuse Reid of leading a witch hunt in the style of the Senate’s most famous witch hunter.“His charges are baseless and untrue. I would ask him one simple question. Do you have no sense of decency, is there nothing you won’t do to debase the office you hold in the name of dirty politics?” Romney’s chief strategist Eric Fehrnstrom told Fox.

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