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Romney Campaign Video Takes Obama Wildly Out-Of-Context

A new web video from the Romney campaign claims the President flip-flopped on hiring more government workers. But, in context, he was talking about the decline in public sector employment during the last recession, compared to an increase under Ronald Reagan.

Posted on June 11, 2012, at 2:13 p.m. ET

The Romney campaign video.

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Obama's full comment.

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