“Romney has spent the last year urging voters to focus on his business record. Team Obama appears eager to oblige”

Steve Benen:

Mitt Romney has spent the past couple of weeks arguing that the presidential campaign has drifted too far from the “issues that matter.” Two weeks ago, this meant downplaying the significance of the mission that killed Osama bin Laden, and last week, it was marriage equality and his “youthful indiscretions” that were characterized as distractions.

The Republican said he wanted the focus to be on jobs and the economy. As of this morning, the “be careful what you wish for” adage comes to mind.

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