Mitt Romney for Treasury Secretary!

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Wouldn’t it be kind of fascinating if President Obama offered the job of Treasury Secretary to Mitt Romney? I mean, what’s the harm? How much friendlier toward banks could he be than Tim Geithner?

I know, not gonna happen. But it would certainly put a whole new gloss on reaching across the aisle, wouldn’t it?

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