MEMBERS ONLY: Mitt Romney: A Wolf In Sheep’s Clothing

Since the rise of Trump, it’s been tempting to revise our collective memory of the 2012 election and make Mitt Romney seem like a good guy. After all, he smiles a lot, he seems like a loving grandfather, and he did invent Obamacare. I’ve gone easy on him too: on my second day of grad school at Harvard, I found myself in a Cambridge ER passing a kidney stone and Romneycare covered my visit. And when he came out against Donald Trump in 2016, it seemed like maybe, just maybe, the rest of the Republican Party might follow his lead…

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Jeremy Fassler is a writer and journalist living in Brooklyn, New York.

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