Politics
4:23 pm
Sat May 12, 2012

Romney Treads Lightly In Speech To Liberty Grads

Originally published on Sat May 12, 2012 5:05 pm

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney struggled to attract the support of evangelical voters during the Republican primary season. On Saturday, he traveled to an evangelical citadel: Liberty University, founded by the late Jerry Falwell. In delivering the school's commencement address, Romney largely stayed clear of politics — with the exception of his biggest applause line. Weekends on All Things Considered host Guy Raz talks with NPR's Ari Shapiro.