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Romney: ‘No Question’ I’d Be Better President than Hillary Clinton

Does Mitt Romney think he would make a better president that Hillary Clinton? “No question about that in my mind,” the 2012 Republican presidential nominee said on Fox News Sunday.

“I look for instance at her record as secretary of state. Look, her record is Barack Obama’s record in foreign policy, and it’s a disaster,” Romney said. Citing the ongoing conflagrations in the Middle East and the Ukraine and the current administration’s inaction, Romney said: “If you can’t speak decisively, you can’t be decisive. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama are two peas in the same pod.”

Romney doesn’t believe Clinton has the necessary talents to handle the nation’s domestic policy either: “You’ve got to get this economy going. You have to have people who understand what it takes to create jobs and to help people come out of poverty, to help the middle class have a better and more prosperous future. You’ve got to have that understanding. You’ve also got to have people who’ve actually run something. The government of the United States is the largest enterprise in the world. You’ve watched a president who just doesn’t understand how to make an administration work, how to interact with Congress, how to get things done. You have to have those things. I don’t think Hillary Clinton has that experience.”

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