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Romney Camp Says They Don't Make Hats In China

An image of a made-in-China hat is everywhere today, but it's not official swag.

Posted on October 29, 2012, at 5:46 p.m. ET

This photo comparing a Romney cap made in China and an Obama cap made in the U.S. is going viral online.

Except Andrea Saul, a spokesperson for the Romney campaign, told BuzzFeed all of its merchandise is made in the U.S.

And the tags on their hats are actually like this.

Via http://Romney%20campaign

The Romney campaign website doesn't even have tan hats for sale right now. So the image could either be a total fake or a hat made by an outside group.

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