Romney’s Stupidity Tour Continues

Ken AshfordElection 2012, Middle EastLeave a Comment

And in Israel:

In a breakfast meeting this morning, the Republican presidential candidate told about 40 wealthy donors who breakfasted at the King David Hotel: "As you come here and you see the GDP per capita, for instance, in Israel which is about $21,000 dollars, and compare that with the GDP per capita just across the areas managed by the Palestinian Authority, which is more like $10,000 per capita, you notice such a dramatically stark difference in economic vitality."

He did not mention the crippling restrictions that Israel imposes on Palestinian trade and movement.