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angelbaby 2012/06/21 05:09:07
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  • angelbaby Chris 2012/06/23 04:56:17
    angelbaby
    +3
    There are many stories of his humanity ::: this is one
    And I hope you research for others.


    Viral Internet story says Mitt Romney helped locate missing teen daughter of Bain Capital partner

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    This television ad from 2007, telling how Mitt Romney helped locate a missing teen, has resurfaced in Internet postings. We check the story's accuracy.
    A number of readers recently have asked us to fact-check a story about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. The story, currently circulating on email, Facebook, and blogs, says that Romney helped a colleague of his at Bain Capital locate his missing teenage daughter.

    "In July 1996, the 14-year-old daughter of Robert Gay, a partner at Bain Capital, had disappeared," the story reads. "She had attended a rave party in New York City and gotten high on ecstasy. Three days later, her distraught father had no idea where she was. Romney took immediate action. He closed down the entire firm and asked all 30 partners and employees to fly to New York to help find Gay’s daughter. Romney set up a command center at the LaGuardia Marriott and hired a private detective firm to assist with the search. He established a toll-free number for tips, coordinating the effort with the NYPD, and went through his Rolodex and called ...



























    There are many stories of his humanity ::: this is one
    And I hope you research for others.


    Viral Internet story says Mitt Romney helped locate missing teen daughter of Bain Capital partner

    Share this story:



    This television ad from 2007, telling how Mitt Romney helped locate a missing teen, has resurfaced in Internet postings. We check the story's accuracy.
    A number of readers recently have asked us to fact-check a story about Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. The story, currently circulating on email, Facebook, and blogs, says that Romney helped a colleague of his at Bain Capital locate his missing teenage daughter.

    "In July 1996, the 14-year-old daughter of Robert Gay, a partner at Bain Capital, had disappeared," the story reads. "She had attended a rave party in New York City and gotten high on ecstasy. Three days later, her distraught father had no idea where she was. Romney took immediate action. He closed down the entire firm and asked all 30 partners and employees to fly to New York to help find Gay’s daughter. Romney set up a command center at the LaGuardia Marriott and hired a private detective firm to assist with the search. He established a toll-free number for tips, coordinating the effort with the NYPD, and went through his Rolodex and called everyone Bain did business with in New York and asked them to help find his friend’s missing daughter. Romney’s accountants at Price Waterhouse Cooper put up posters on street poles, while cashiers at a pharmacy owned by Bain put fliers in the bag of every shopper. Romney and the other Bain employees scoured every part of New York and talked with everyone they could – prostitutes, drug addicts – anyone.

    "That day, their hunt made the evening news, which featured photos of the girl and the Bain employees searching for her. As a result, a teenage boy phoned in, asked if there was a reward, and then hung up abruptly. The NYPD traced the call to a home in New Jersey, where they found the girl in the basement, shivering and experiencing withdrawal symptoms from a massive ecstasy dose. Doctors later said the girl might not have survived another day. Romney’s former partner credits Mitt Romney with saving his daughter’s life, saying, ‘It was the most amazing thing, and I’ll never forget this to the day I die.’

    "So, here’s my epiphany: Mitt Romney simply can’t help himself. He sees a problem, and his mind immediately sets to work solving it, sometimes consciously, and sometimes not-so-consciously. He doesn’t do it for self-aggrandizement or for personal gain. He does it because that’s just how he’s wired."

    We can’t speak to what this episode says about Romney’s deeper character, but we can verify the facts of the episode. In fact, we did so when this story came up during the 2008 presidential election season.

    Back then, the story was circulating because of television ad created by Romney’s campaign. It featured Gay crediting Romney with helping reunite him with his daughter.

    As we reported then, based on contemporary news reports, the girl sneaked away on July 6, 1996, to go to a rave party in New York City, where she took the drug Ecstasy. She had told her parents she was playing tennis.

    When she didn't return, Boston-based Bain Capital, where Romney was founder and CEO, essentially shut down to help search for Gay's 14-year-old daughter Melissa.

    Bain Capital's 50 employees went to New York, where they convinced more than 200 other people to help search the streets for two days. They printed and passed out fliers. Romney clearly had a leading role in the company's operations, but news reports from the time also said other Bain partners helped coordinate the search effort.

    According to news reports, the teen was found in suburban New Jersey. A teen-aged boy, who took her in after her partying, called authorities late on July 11.

    Lt. David Peterson of the Montville Township Police told PolitiFact four years ago that police reports do not mention Romney personally. But Peterson, as well as reports at the time, agreed that the Bain Capital search generated important attention to the case of the missing girl.

    "The thing was it was a 911 caller that saw her on Channel 7 and called in," said Peterson, who recalled waiting for the girl to be picked up from Montville police station.

    Gay says Romney helped "save" his daughter, though previous reports have differed on the condition she was in. The line in the retelling now circulating -- that doctors told Gay she might not have lived another day -- comes from a Boston Globe report in 2002.

    Newsday, for its part, reported in July 1996 that "Melissa's parents said she was physically unharmed though she appeared 'very fragile.' The family's doctor had examined the girl and pronounced her in fairly good condition. ..."

    "She was not harmed," Robert Gay said at news conference after she was found, according to the New York Daily News. "She was in tears. We just gave her hugs and brought her back home."

    By all accounts, the effort by Bain employees was central to the effort to locate the girl, and Romney reportedly played a significant role in that effort. We give the account now circulating a rating of True.
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  • Izariel Chris 2012/06/23 13:14:30
    Izariel
    +2
    You seem to have little comprehension of how capitolism even works. Bain Capitol took struggling, soon to go under businesses and reorganized them so that they could be profitable again.

    When you have a business with 2000 employees that is failing and not enough money is coming in is it better to close the business and lose 2000 jobs, or is it better to reorganize lay off 1000 workers and allow 1000 workers to keep their jobs. Its not wonderful, but 1000 jobs is far better than 0, which is what would have been left if nothing was done.

    You cant simply keep paying people if there is no profit in business. If a company is going under you cant afford to keep everyone employed. If you dont know this simple tenet of the business world I suggest taking 8th grade civics again, because even children can understand this concept.

    Besides, some jobs were lost, many more were retained under Romney's business practice- MILLIONS of jobs were lost under Obama's GOVERNMENT practice.
  • Tasine Chris 2012/06/23 12:51:18
    Tasine
    +1
    Then you must absolutely despise Obama, his wife, his cabinet, Bill Clinton, and the entire Democrat Party.
  • Treasure ♥ijm♥ 2012/06/23 03:29:08
    Treasure ♥ijm♥
    +4
    I'm with you on this one...all the way! ;)
  • angelbaby Treasur... 2012/06/23 03:33:41 (edited)
  • Marek 2012/06/23 03:11:24
    Marek
    +6
    I am VERY much DAMN sure that he SUCKS.
  • angelbaby Marek 2012/06/23 03:17:26
  • Dwight 2012/06/23 03:05:51
  • angelbaby Dwight 2012/06/23 03:19:47
    angelbaby
    +5
    That's pretty funny! :)
    pretty funny
  • lclon 2012/06/23 02:58:59
    lclon
    I rave because I think most conservatives are liars, haters, and they non civilized.
  • angelbaby lclon 2012/06/23 03:00:46
    angelbaby
    +4
    Can I offer you something cold to drink?
  • lclon angelbaby 2012/06/23 03:27:41
    lclon
    If you offered it. I won't accept it. Especially is it coming from a hateful conservative.
  • angelbaby lclon 2012/06/23 03:32:11
    angelbaby
    +3
    Come on now.. Have a cold drink!
    cold drink
    It's your favorite Kool-Aid!!
  • lclon angelbaby 2012/06/23 03:38:09
    lclon
    You need it to control your mind.
  • angelbaby lclon 2012/06/23 03:42:46
    angelbaby
    +2
    Was just trying to be polite ..
    Have a nice night :)
  • lclon angelbaby 2012/06/27 01:55:34
    lclon
    I will. You too.
  • jc 2012/06/23 02:54:03
  • angelbaby jc 2012/06/23 03:01:59
  • jc angelbaby 2012/06/23 03:07:56
    jc
    +3
    You like Odumbo as much as I do!Why ain't we friends yet?
  • angelbaby jc 2012/06/23 03:20:33
    angelbaby
    +3
    Where in hell have you been? Lol
  • Azrael-... angelbaby 2012/06/23 03:09:48
    Azrael-In GOD we trust
    +2
    Hilarious!!!
  • Dandydon 2012/06/23 02:46:42
    Dandydon
    +2
    Without a doubt...
  • angelbaby Dandydon 2012/06/23 03:02:47
  • Dandydon angelbaby 2012/06/23 03:06:30
  • angelbaby Dandydon 2012/06/23 03:22:14
  • Azrael-... angelbaby 2012/06/23 03:09:22
    Azrael-In GOD we trust
    +2
    I love that!
  • belle 2012/06/23 02:43:15 (edited)
    belle
    +5
    I agree with you so much, I will share with others.
    He is like a vacuum
  • angelbaby belle 2012/06/23 03:04:05
  • richie 2012/06/23 02:32:24
  • angelbaby richie 2012/06/23 03:05:18
    angelbaby
    +4
    Damn straight!!
    damn straight
  • Willl 2012/06/23 02:17:01
    Willl
    +3
    I rave it.
  • angelbaby Willl 2012/06/23 02:22:31
  • golem48 2012/06/23 01:55:06
    golem48
    +5
    0bamaand his minions can suck chrome off a bumper!
  • angelbaby golem48 2012/06/23 01:59:38
  • prankster 2012/06/23 01:39:42
    prankster
    +5
    More than Linda Lovelace ever thought about . . .

    obama sucks
  • angelbaby prankster 2012/06/23 01:42:44
    angelbaby
    +3
    So true! :)
  • bob'45 2012/06/23 01:35:49
    bob'45
    +7
    And that goes for all his supporters as well. obama sucks cartoons
  • angelbaby bob'45 2012/06/23 01:42:07
    angelbaby
    +3
    Damn straight!!
  • ☆ QueenAline 2012/06/23 00:32:47
    ☆ QueenAline
    +4
    rave, rave, rave.....Yes, they ALL suck... every one of them
  • angelbaby ☆ Queen... 2012/06/23 01:41:40
    angelbaby
    +2
    Yes they do!!!

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