- I have no dealings with companies that hire illegal immigrants?
- The people I hire are all documented.
- Which lawn?
- My wife takes care of that.
- Oh, the lawn company is good church abiding people, I know, because he goes to my church.
No, his response was:
What? Governor, you're walking away, you didn't answer the question! (Must be getting coached on how to answer questions by Tom Delay's spokesman already) Well several hours later his spokesman, the guy who Romney was trying to give a state pension to did:
Several hours later, his spokesman, Eric Fehrnstrom, provided the Globe with a statement saying that the governor knows nothing about the immigration status of the landscaping workers, and that his dealings were with Saenz, who is a legal immigrant from Colombia.
Fehrnstrom said that Romney would look into the matter further.
Ah yes, Willard "Did you here the one about Massachusetts" Romney would look into the matter further. Do you think he will open up the State House gates to hold a press conference on the matter? Do you think he'll call his living props Kris Mineau and Ray Flynn to stand at his side?
The Absentee Governor of Massachusetts got caught and walked away. However, the article does say that he has nice lawn though.