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    Romney Gives Donors Policy Details

    HARTFORD, CT - APRIL 11:  Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney speaks to supporters on April 11, 2012 in Hartford, Connecticut. Romney spoke at Alpha Graphics in Hartford and will later attend a small business town hall meeting in Warwick, Rhode Island. With Rick Santorum, Romney's chief rival for the Republican nomination, out of the race, the former Massachusetts governor is now the presumptive Republican nominee.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

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    Mitt Romney was overheard giving real details about his would-be presidential plans while at a private fundraiser Sunday night. “I’m going to take a lot of departments in Washington, and agencies, and combine them,” he said, according to an NBC News report. “Things like Housing and Urban Development, which my dad was head of, that might not be around later.” He also mentioned an interest in either shrinking the Department of Education or consolidating it with another agency and eliminating the mortgage deduction on second homes for “high-income people,” as well as property and state-income tax deductions.

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