Romney: 47% remark 'wrong'

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said his comment on a secretly taped video in which he disparaged 47 percent of voters as dependent on government "was just completely wrong".

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US media praises Mitt Romney's debate performance

US media has praised Mitt Romney's performance in the first presidential debate with Barack Obama.

The Washington Examiner leads with "Romney scores on no-drama Obama":

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The Arizona Daily Star says "Romney aggressive; Obama off his game":

Arizona Daily Star Credit: Melissa Wright / ITV News

The Denver Post simply says "Round 1: Romney":

The Denver Post Credit: Melissa Wright / ITV News

Florida Today says "Mitt Fires Away"

Florida Today Credit: Melissa Wright / ITV News

The Omaha World-Herald says "Romney Steps Up":

Omaha World-Herald Credit: Melissa Wright / ITV News

The Washington News Tribune says "Fiery Romney attacks Obama over economy":

Washington News Tribune Credit: Melissa Wright / ITV News

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