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Romney low key on 9/11 anniversary

From NBC/NJ's Erin McPike
BOSTON -- Romney commemorated the sixth anniversary of 9/11 by laying a wreath on the memorial located within the Boston Public Garden that honors the state residents who were killed in the attacks. Romney laid low for the day -- including at the 8:30 am ET wreath-laying. He was staffed by just one campaign hand, and about a third of the other dozen or so attendees were photographers. An official campaign photo from the morning now tops his Web site. While the campaign did notify the press about the former governor's morning whereabouts, representatives explained that Romney wanted to keep interest in the event at a minimum and didn't want much of an audience.
 
Later in the morning, the campaign issued this statement from Romney: "In the years since 9/11, the spreading evil of radical Jihad has been visited on other cities around the world. Yet our resolve remains strong."