While appearing on the political talk show Meet the Press, Sen. Lindsey Graham criticized former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney for his comments about Pres. Obama's campaign strategy last week.
Speaking to some of his largest donors via conference call, Romney said Obama won because of the "gifts" he gave his base.
In light of the GOP's poor showing in the election, Graham said that comments like Romney's dig the party's hole even deeper with people who are not necessarily of means, particularly minority groups.
"Most people on public assistance do not have a character flaw," Graham said.
Graham also said that during the primary Romney worsened the party's standing with Latinos by advocating for an immigration policy based on "self-deportation." See the entire clip above.
It is not the first time Graham has criticized his party's messaging. He said the GOP can no longer be the party of "angry white guys" in August.
During that same appearance on Meet the Press, Graham discussed UN Amabassador Susan Rice's role in the Benghazi investigation. That portion of the conversation can be viewed HERE.
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