Gresham goes to Romney’s defense
Is Congressman Gresham Barrett in Mitt Romney’s corner?
That’s a rumor we have been hearing for months, but no one has been willing to give us the confirmation needed to report the rumor as fact.
We did find it interesting however that Congressman Barrett went to Romney’s defense so strongly when asked about his evolving stance on a couple social issues. Here it is:
Some Republicans say Romney’s changing positions might arouse the skepticism of the religious conservatives who play a powerful role in the party’s nominating process. But Rep. J. Gresham Barrett, from the key early primary state of South Carolina, applauded his speech.
“It’s one thing to flip-flop,” he said. “It’s another thing to say, ‘I’ve had a revelation.'”