Romney had the 2002 Winter Olympic uniforms manufactured in Burma.

Claim:  Romney had the 2002 Winter Olympic uniforms manufactured in Burma.

Ad(s):  “Romney’s Gold”

Sponsor(s):  Priorities USA Action

Air Dates:  Released July 25, pulled July 26

Total Estimated Spending On This Claim:  Unknown (ad pulled)

 

Politifact Summary:  “We found that the Olympics use many different uniforms. One type of uniforms used at the winter games – some 11,000 worn by torch bearers – did come from a supplier in Burma. But it’s not clear that Romney played a direct role in ordering these uniforms. So we rated the statement Mostly False.”

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