Jon Huntsman Sr., longtime Romney backer, calls on him to release tax returns - The Plum Line - The Washington Post
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“I feel very badly that Mitt won’t release his taxes and won’t be fair with the American people,” Huntsman told me. In a reference to Romney’s father, who pioneered the release of returns as a presidential candidate, Huntsman said: “I loved George. He always said, pay your taxes for at least 10 or 12 years.”
“Mr. Romney ought to square with the American people and release his taxes like any other candidate,” Huntsman said. “I’ve supported Mitt all along. I wish him well. But I do think he should release his income taxes.”
At this point either there's something damaging and he's figuring out damage control, or there's something damaging and he's figuring out how to restate the numbers.
I guess those are the same thing. Something is terrible about his tax returns either way.