1. Fighting Back

    Mitt to Reid: ‘Put Up or Shut Up’

    Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney campaigns at Basalt Public High School, in Basalt, Colo., Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, en route to Aspen, Colo. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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    Mitt Romney said that Harry Reid should “put up or shut up” regarding the unsubstantiated accusation that the presidential candidate did not pay taxes for 10 years. During an appearance on Sean Hannity’s radio show, Romney called the allegations “untrue, dishonest, and inaccurate.” He also said, “I’m looking forward to have Harry reveal his sources and we’ll probably find out it’s the White House. Look the Obama campaign is going to do everything in its power to try and talk about anything besides the president’s record.” Some Republicans have also pointed out that Reid does not release his own tax returns.

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