First Word: Romney’s verbal gymnastics

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Welcome back from the holiday! We hope your fireworks celebration lasted longer than San Diego’s. We hope you ate some good BBQ, but hopefully less hotdogs than Joey Chestnut (68). His stomach must be as twisted as Mitt Romney’s clarifications about the individual mandate. Boom. Here are some stories informing the rundown for the Last Word tonight:

First Word: Romney's verbal gymnastics

Updated