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Romney apologizes for "poor" comment

Las Vegas (CNN) - GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney is apologizing for the recent comment he said about the "poor" during a campaign stop.

"It was a misstatement. I misspoke. I've said something that is similar to that but quite acceptable for a long time. And, you know when you do I don't know how many thousands of interviews now and then you might get it wrong. And I misspoke."

Romney says he accepts the consequences. Most of the Republican presidential candidates will be campaigning in Nevada today ahead of tomorrow's caucuses.

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