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Autumn Leaves: Mitt Romney poem

                                                                                          P hoto by  Justin Balinski Autumn Leaves I can like Big Bird without believing the government should force you to fund his feathers. I can believe a state government has different responsibilities than the federal. I can be conservative in one state and liberal by the standards of another. I can be liberal in one decade and conservative by the standards of another. I can believe in a game where fair doesn’t mean everyone gets the same trophy, but everyone gets the chance to earn what they win. I can believe bailouts may not really bail anyone out in the long run. I can believe the rich should share their wealth without spending it for them. I can believe charity is more powerful than taxation. I can believe Americans are kind enough to keep their neighbors from starving without the government handing out more food stamps. I can believe Americans are