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Romney In 2002: My Only Connection To The Republican Party Is My Party Registration

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney has come under fire in recent days for comments an advisor made comparing his campaign to that of an Etch A Sketch. Romney now casts himself as a "severely conservative" Republican, but in 2002, when trying to distance himself from an unpopular Republican administration in Massachusetts. Romney said "the only connection" to the Republican Party was that "I'm registered as a Republican."

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

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