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Romney's running from his immigration record

Mitt Romney's trying to shake his Etch A Sketch on immigration. He's made a name for himself over the course of the Republican primary as the most extreme candidate on immigration, but his campaign said today that he never called Arizona's controversial immigration law, SB 1070, a model.

Oh really? A few reminders:

  • Mitt Romney, September 15, 2011: "I support the Arizona law."
  • Los Angeles Times, February 22, 2012: "Romney calls Arizona immigration law a model for the nation"
  • Washington Post, April 5, 2012: "Russell Peace, Arizona immigration law author, says Romney's policy is identical to mine