Con to the question "Is It Appropriate to Build a Muslim Community Center (aka the ''Ground Zero Mosque'') near the World Trade Center site?"
"Governor Romney opposes the construction of the mosque at Ground Zero. The wishes of the families of the deceased and the potential for extremists to use the mosque for global recruiting and propaganda compel rejection of this site."
Eric Fehrnstrom, spokesman for Mitt Romney, quoted by Ben Smith, "2012ers on the Mosque," www.politico.com, Aug. 10, 2010
Experts Individuals with PhDs, JDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the WTC Muslim Center. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to WTC Muslim Center.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Republican Presidential Candidate, 2008, 2012
Governor, State of Massachusetts, Jan. 2, 2003- Jan. 4, 2007
Chariman, Republican Governors Association, 2006
President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Winter Olympics, 1999-2002
Candidate, United States Senate, 1994
Chairman and CEO, Bain & Company, Jan. 1991-1992
CEO and Managing Partner, Bain Capital, Inc., 1984-Feb. 1999
Member, Board of Directors, Sports Authority, 1995-1999
Vice President, Bain & Company, 1977-1984
Management Consultant, Boston Consulting Group, 1975-1977