Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Romney releases tax records

Mitt Romney released some of his much-anticipated tax records on Tuesday, which reportedly show that he earned about $42 million during the past two years, while shelling out more than $6 million to the IRS and more than $7 million to charities.

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, a GOP presidential hopeful, holds a discussion on housing and foreclosure in Tampa, Fla., on Monday. Mr. Romney slammed former House Speaker Newt Gingrich for his work with Freddie Mac and called on him to release records from an ethics investigation. (Associated Press)