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2008 Obama Ads Promised To End Tax Break For Companies That Ship Jobs Overseas

A new ad from the Obama campaign today attacked Mitt Romney saying outsourcing occurred during his time at Bain Capital and says the President favors tax cuts for companies that don't ship jumps overseas. In 2008, Obama ran several ads attacking John McCain for outsourcing, and said he would also end tax breaks for companies that ship jumps overseas during his first term as president.

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Obama 2012 Ad, "Believes"

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2008 Ad, "Dignity": "As president, he’ll end tax breaks for companies that export jobs, reward those that create jobs in America."

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Barack Obama 2008 Ad, "Three Bedroom Ranch": "He'll end tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas."

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Barack Obama 2008 Ad, "Defining Moment": "I’ll end the tax breaks for companies that ship our jobs overseas and give them to companies that create jobs here in America.”

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Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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