Quote of the Day

Mitt Romney fires his gardener.

By Tim Grieve

Published December 5, 2007 8:43PM (EST)

"I am disappointed that our relationship must end on this note. But we simply cannot tolerate your inability to ensure that your employees are legally permitted to work in the United States." -- GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, firing the landscaping company he continued to use after being told last year that it had sent illegal immigrants to do work at his home.

Tim Grieve

Tim Grieve is a senior writer and the author of Salon's War Room blog.

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