They told me if I voted for Romney Detroit would go bankrupt, and they were right! #nevergetsold—
Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) December 03, 2013
Well, this is awkward.
This morning, Judge Steven Rhodes ruled that Detroit is insolvent and eligible for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. The news prompted tweeter John Ekdahl to take a stroll down Memory Lane, where he dug up these Team Obama gems from 2012:
Romney reminiscing about the greatness of the American auto industry, but if he had his way we would have let Detroit go bankrupt.—
Stephanie Cutter (@stefcutter) August 31, 2012
“Mitt Romney grew up in Detroit. His father ran American Motors. In spite of that, he was willing to let Detroit go bankrupt.”—VP Biden—
(@OFA) September 07, 2012