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Monitor Breakfast Carl Levin: Mitt Romney criticism of Obama defense budget not factual (+video)

In recent Republican presidential primary debates, Mitt Romney has blasted President Obama's plan to trim defense spending. Senator Carl Levin says his criticism is just politics.

Michael Bonfigli/The Christian Science Monitor

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin says Mitt Romney’s tough criticism of the Obama defense budget is “just a political statement which is not borne out by the facts.”