How Much Racial Division and Hostility Did Mitt Romney Buy with His $10,000 Donation to NOM?

How Much Racial Division and Hostility Did Mitt Romney Buy with His $10,000 Donation to NOM?

A story ran in the Oct. 28, 2008 edition of Deseret News reporting on Mitt Romney's $10,000 donation to the National Organization for Marriage (NOM). We since have come to learn that NOM circulated some nefarious memos to convince donors that their cause was strategically planned.

Key things to keep in mind about the explosive confidential documents that have emerged is that they were mostly donor materials. The lawsuit from which they emanated centered around donors, so presumably these pieces of evidence were used to persuade donors of NOM's political viability. The 42-page brochure titled "Winning the National Battle for Marriage" is very clearly a professionally designed, forceful sales pitch. Page 35 says, "How Can We Possibly Do All This? A Note to Donors."

Was Mitt Romney among the privileged few high-dollar donors who got an "eyes-only" glimpse at NOM's confidential strategy memos?  Read more

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