At a fundraiser in Virginia last night, Mitt Romney touted his experience running the Salt Lake City Olympic Games in 2002 and the â€śWe Stand Unitedâ€ť American flag pins that he ordered for the games, which took place just months after the terror attacks on 9/11 (video below).
However, what Romney didn't mention was that the pins were made in China, according to a website run by the Utah state governmentâ€™s culture department.
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Yesterday, the Obama campaign released an ad hitting Romney for â€śshipp[ing] American jobs to places like Mexico and Chinaâ€ť when he led Bain Capital.
Romney's top economic adviser Greg Mankiw (who was also President Bush's economic advisor) has said that â€śoffshoringâ€ť American jobs is a good thing.