Romney accepts MSNBC host’s apology on grandson

MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry had said segment on GOP diversity became “offensive” and showing Romney family photo with black grandson “was poor judgment” in that context.


Controversy stems from segment on Melissa Harris-Perry show about diversity in GOP

Romney has an adopted, black grandson

2012 GOP presidential nominee said he’ll move on after ‘heartfelt’ apology

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Sunday accepted an apology from MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry, who expressed remorse for a segment on her show that poked fun at Romney’s adopted, black grandson.

Romney, appearing on Fox News Sunday, said he is moving on from the incident.

via Romney accepts MSNBC host’s apology on grandson.

(Featured image credit: FOX News Sunday video clip, YouTube/thelittlelephant)

(Featured image credit: MSNBC, YouTube/WCJournalism)

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John D. Johnson

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