The Obama Campaign Is Quietly Embracing Harry Reid's Theory About Mitt Romney's Taxes

So far, President Barack Obama has distanced himself from Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid‘s allegations that Mitt Romney did not pay taxes for 10 years

But the Obama campaign seems to be quietly embracing Reid’s theory. Today, Obama’s deputy campaign manager Stephanie Cutter tweeted out a link to a US News And World Report piece, “Here’s How Mitt Romney Might Have Paid No Taxes,” which explains how Romney could have plausibly avoided paying taxes. 

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In the meantime, White House Press Secretary appeared to distance between the President and the Senate Majority Leader, telling reporters that Reid “speaks for himself.” 

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